Calling Cumbrian Poets

  CALLING CUMBRIAN POETS! A New Anthology of Cumbrian Poetry Handstand Press invites poets currently living or who have lived in Cumbria to submit three poems (maximum 60 lines) for inclusion in a new and exciting  anthology of best contemporary poetry. The selection panel … Continue reading

This is the year…

Handstand Press was founded in 2005.  Its aim was to publish Cumbrian books by Cumbrian authors, but chiefly to produce a new history of Ulverston. As a bookseller in Ulverston I had lots of enquiries from locals and visitors to the town … Continue reading