Mark Ryan

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Mark Ryan was born in Oxford, growing up in the shadow of the dreaming spires. He studied film at London Metropolitan University, graduating to M.A in Film Theory.

He has published collections of poetry with ‘Echoes in Space’, ‘Graffitied Heart’ and ‘Drifting in and out of sleep’. ‘Keep it together’ is his contribution to the murder mystery arena as well as his short story collection, ‘Impermanence of things’.

‘The Gospel of No one’ is a poetry fiction hybrid novel, focusing on religious imagery and the inner workings, and broken pieces, of the soul.

His work leans, bends and sways to the metaphysical and supernatural, with a tendency to dabble in the macabre. Questioning questions and searching for answers in the eye of the stor
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Echoes in space: Cosmically...

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Monolith

The coldness we took for indifference. Or the rising arctic waters. That strangled scream or misplaced regret. In our dead vast emotional forest. Snow covered and silent. Epic, only in the place of such failure. The cool touch and horror sprung elation. In vibrating closer towards the unknown. Touch me once and shiver. Lick the… Continue reading Monolith Read more of this blog post »
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More of Mark's books…
“The gristle of the underneath stings in the air of responsibility.”
Mark Ryan, Ghosts by proxy: A Collection

“We come spinning out of nothingness, scattering stars like dust.”
Rumi

“The gristle of the underneath stings in the air of responsibility.”
Mark Ryan, Ghosts by proxy: A Collection

“The light at the end of the tunnel is just the light of an oncoming train.”
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“If you go home with somebody, and they don't have books, don't fuck 'em!”
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“I am a collection of dismantled almosts.”
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