Chris Broderick ALL THE WHOOSHING STORIES Foreword by Billy Childish + woodcut and watercolour

  • Chris Broderick All the Wooshing Stories
  • Chris Broderick All the Wooshing Stories- Billy Childish foreword
  • billy childish swan and fish woodcut 2022 21.5×26.5cm
  • billy childish swan and fish watercolour 2022 25.3×35.5cm
  • Chris Broderick All the Wooshing Stories


65 intense short stories
each one precisely 150 words

Foreword by Billy Childish
Cover woodcut by Bill Hamper

Published posthumously in memory of the author 1959 – 2022

Chris Broderick lived most of his life in the Medway Towns where he met Billy through one of his early music groups. He went on have Billy edit and publish his poetry through Hangman Books and record/collaborate with his group The Singing Loins.

Here we are pleased to publish on Hangman Books his last ever collection of writing: all short stories of 150 words, written at the rate of one per day during his last days.

77 pages
23.4 x 15.8 cm
paperback in printed Kraft card wraps
edition of 500 of which the first 50 are signed and numbered by Billy Childish on the Foreword page.

The woodcuts and watercolour were made specially by Billy to support and help fund this publication.

One colour woodcut on on Agawami Kitakata paper
21.5 x 26.5 cm
Edition of 50 signed and numbered by the artist

swan and fish, 2022
watercolour on paper
25.3 x 35.5 cm
signed and dated by the artist

Billy Childish & Signing Loins Distressed Posters available here.

Additional information


signed book, unsigned edition, woodcut, watercolour