- probably the best regional literary magazine in Scotland,
- high quality writing, with a unique blend of the local and the global.
- a thrilling place to be published alongside writers and artists from around the world
Take a peek at Issue 13 – our latest edition. We think it is our best yet. Read the foreword by renowned author Esther Woolfson, sample a few extracts of poetry and prose, and view the gallery of art published in the magazine. Then you’re sure to want a copy.
Browse through previous editions of the magazine. Issues 9 – 12 can be read in full online and all are available for purchase through our online shop.
Issue 12 now available to read in full online.
Introducing our Useful Links page – a collection of web links to literary organisations, publications and related events, including a special section for POTB contributors’ web sites. With a primary focus on North-East Scotland, the collection also includes some links to the wider cultural community.