A floating bookshop, great books, friendly dog, warm stove, poetry slams and live music on our roof stage. Now shipping books to UK and worldwide. 💚
King's Cross, London
Joined on 13 July, 2011
This year I would like to start working with publishing companies to coach touring writers on performance.
Replying to @emmarault: signal boosting--not only is Jeremy Radin a fine poet, he's also one of the most compelling performers of his own work that…
I wanted to catch that poetry, its terse, strange beauty. Most translations have caught meanings in their net, but prosily, letting the beauty slip through. And in poetry, beauty is no ornament; it is the meaning. It is the truth.
Ursula le Guin, on translating the Tao Te Ching
We're open! Come say hi to Jon and Star and Jazz the parrot, sit by the fire and pick out some Christmas bargains..
..or if you'd rather, annoy Amazon and let us take the stress out of buying presents by visiting our online bookbarge:
“May-December relationship is such a dumbass term,” I complain to Dori. “How do your fifties equate to December? That’s, like, October at the most.”
for @GuernicaMag, I wrote about age-gap outrage & falling in love with a woman thirty years older than me
Wonderful touching piece by the bookbarge's extended family member, @emmarault
We're thrilled to be reopening from midday until 7PM every day, and our hardworking team 🐶 is ready and waiting for you! See you soon...
For those further afield, our online shop is still open and delivering books, subscriptions and solidarity to your door.📚
The crisis nudged us into creating our online Bookbarge, where you can have any of 5 million titles delivered to you. If you'd rather support independent business shopping for books online, the income is helping us to pay our debts from the lockdown.
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