This issue is all about constructing the beautiful from simple foundations. Our centre spread reflects the stark art in architecture. A driver’s early morning bus route provides Verity Josh Hewitt with a perfect starting point for marvelling at the everyday. Benjamin Dobson has subtly subverted the classical form of romance in his Shakespearean sonnet while Fairground of Stars and The Night is a Long Time take a look at the alchemy present in the blooming of new love. We hope it helps you find inspiration in the unlikely. You can order a copy for just £1 here.