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The Island Review is a haven in the vast and stormy online ocean. We bring together great writing and visual arts from islands all over the world, and provide a second home for islanders and island lovers everywhere.

We publish new work every week, and Flotsam​ whenever we find it.

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Poetry: Victoria Bean

Two poems about Stromboli, island and film.


Ruth Dawkins: a Tassie summer

Our columnist on flash flooding and festivals.

Bubble Ring in the sunlight

Poetry: Kathrine Sowerby

Two poems by the Glasgow-based writer.

Thule, 2013

Latitudes north: Vivian Ross-Smith

Jordan Ogg speaks to the Shetland artist about her work, inspired by northern landscapes.

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