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Monday, July 15, 2019

Another Brick in the Wall? ‘Two Countries’ by Katrina Porteous: Review

Jo Boon delves into Katrina Porteous' fascinating new poetry collection.

The Saint Poetry Prize

Do you write poetry? The Saint is calling for entries for our first annual poetry competition.

It’s not a Memoir

In her new memoir, Tina Fey is always the butt of her own joke. Bossypants by Tina Fey Illustrated, 277pages Reagan Arthur/Little, Brown & Co. $26.99 “It is an impressively...

Medieval Times

In the wake of The Tudors,  three new shows take up the gauntlet in the crusade to give the Middle Ages sex appeal. As The...

The Sound of Silence

"To write a poem after Auschwitz is barbaric”, says T. W. Adorno in “An Essay on Cultural Criticism and Society.” To him, art was...

Won’t Get Fooled Again: a break up letter to Steven Moffat

Dear Steven, It's over. I'm sorry, but there's no easier way to put it. We're through. It was fun once, it really was. Remember when you...

Hamming it up: Sweet Potato Oven Chips with Sriracha Mayonnaise

Sweet Potato Oven Chips with Sriracha Mayonnaise You'll Need: 3 sweet potatoes Olive Oil Mayonnaise Sriacha 1/2 Lemon Salt and pepper In last weeks article I included a footnote about a grocery...

Rodents at Large

One student’s highly unique take on the college application essay. Who knows what the question was... When I was ten years old I went to...

StAnza 2015 Live Feed

Scotland's largest poetry festival is already under way. The Saint is your go-to site for news on StAnza, the biggest event in our town's literary calendar. Check this page throughout the weekend for reviews, photography, exclusive interviews and more.

Indie Game: The Movie

Dir: James Swirky & Lisanne Pajot 4/5 Ross Hamilton delves in to the under-explored world of video-game creation with new documentary Indie Game: The Movie, an examination...