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Poetry in books - to read and feel.

"Do you guess I have some intricate purpose?
Well I have... for the April rain has, and the mica on the side of a rock has." - Walt Whitman

Mica - a mineral. It glitters, like a crumb you want to pick up.


Trade orders to Mica Press, Bertrams, Gardners or Lightning Source. Personal orders: to Mica Press, to any good independent bookshop or to Amazon.

To contact Mica Press: use the email form


email: books[@]micapress.co.uk (removing square brackets from email address)


write to: Mica Press, c/o Leslie Bell, 47 Belle Vue Road, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex CO7 9LD, U.K.

(If you are ordering books direct and do not wish to use the Paypal buttons on each book's web page, please make a cheque out to 'Leslie Bell' for the price of the book - postage is free. Trade customers please inquire for discounts.)

The publication schedule is full for 2019. Submissions are extremely unlikely to be accepted.
Any submissions by post must be accompanied by a stamped addressed envelope if the sender wants the manuscripts returned.