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 storm, where
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Echoes in space: Cosmically...

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Sailing into your soul

Though the universe spins on your finger. And the moon sets and falls in your eyes. I can see the space left in-between us. The road of lost good intentions and pride. Now as the ghosts settle into their cupboards. And the demons hide under our bed. I will drip further into your madness. Caught… Continue reading Sailing into yoursoul Read more of this blog post »
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This book was quite the journey for me. I loved the combination of narrative storytelling and poetry. This may seem a bit over the top, but when I had finished, I truly felt I had just read something that was going to have an i..." Read more of this review »
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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.”
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“The gristle of the underneath stings in the air of responsibility.”
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“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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