SELFISH MR RAVEN – A new local author launches his book

Nigel Canepa is another Gibraltarian author whose first book will be launched very soon. He is a 22-year-old student, who studied English and Creative...

Ballad of the Chauvanists

Prince, have you heard – that Auntie BBC has given in to pressure from a set of female staff who claim they do not get their workplace...

OLYMPIAN GODS: When in Rome

‘There’s an English saying that “Rome wasn’t built in a day”,’ Hera remarked, surveying the ruins of the Forum. ‘But it looks as though...

MOTHERLY OBSESSION – Amy Montegriffo’s milk-curdling tales

The mother of all horror storytelling, Mothers’ Milk is an unsettling assortment of short-circuited motherhood, as it relates the potential worst-case scenarios of helicopter-mothering...

ZEALOUS ZEUS’ MANIFESTO

  Valentine’s day cards will go... if the Codswallop Coalition sweeps Zeus to power at No 6. 'Whatcha doin’, Pops?’ Hermes, on four days of extra...

#DEIXA-TE DE MERDAS – Reliving romance after failed love

How often is it that hours of trivial conversations over a bottle of wine with friends on the ‘emotional baggage’ we all carry can...

FOR THE LOVE OF LITERATURE

  Profiling some of the speakers from this year’s upcoming Gibraltar Literary Festival. It’s all too easy to fall into a digital wormhole these days. I...

JEREMY SPOKEN – Gabriel Moreno launches his ninth book

  words | Elena Scialtiel Fresh from his appearance at the Gibunco Literary Festival, local poet and singer songwriter Gabriel Moreno is applying the finishing touches to...

Gods On The Rock

‘Why would anyone want to live in the countryside?’ Zeus tossed the question lightly across the Olympian breakfast table. He asked it quietly, as...

CRACKS IN THE PILLARS OF POLITICS

  Arthritic fingers aren’t much fun to lick. 'It was the time of sniffles and snuffles, of coughs and chills. In their old home on Mount...