Welcome to GR Online, a new series of short-form articles that take aim at the moving target of contemporary culture as it’s whisked along the guide rails of innovations in digital media, globalisation and late-stage capitalism.
In 2023, we’re delighted to be publishing three regular online contributors: Jumaana Abdu, Sam Elkin and Amber Gwynne. In addition to work by these three stellar writers, we’ll also be publishing occasional pieces by other contributors throughout the year. Stay tuned!
Self-portrait in Joy Hester pocket mirror
All hail my inner bones, things have been troped yet now heat up. Being Bowie gone to Berlin, genuinely out of...
Lesbian search terms
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Dot and Ern
Like the hawk of fabric shears, cockatoo...
Roxy Music Has The Right To Children
The fun people had on TV then! The hair, and not only the hair, but full monster suits.
Run River: An exercise
Little space in this town for dead game. Steal a teal Corvette, hit the drive-in, Find the tatty shop. They serve a fish dish.
If the magical colours aren’t even across the page, it’s a failure of art according to aesthetes. An obscenity of blues and reds, they say.
The Wrestling of Art
We’re tired of the caged horizon, the canned emotion. But the spectacle of the crimson world is a real slobber-knocker of a struggle.
where Sacrificer and Sacrificee, still fragrant with the Blood of Morning and Harvest, gather by twisted Beak and crooked Hand
Flowers and fruit
This arrangement like any other, each the simulacrum of before.
the sky keeps no secret but a rainbow
A recipe for Rote Grütze
I imagine you as a young woman here in this foreign place trying to learn a language your children brought home from school.
the hardest part about going to antarctica is coming back after two years to a six-year-old daughter who screams when you...