Four free sample articles

You can now view a sample article (in PDF format) for each of our printed editions via the shop.

Available are:

– An invitation to New Escapology (Issue One)
РThe anti-clich̩ manifesto (Issue Two)
– Plot your escape (Issue Three)
– Editorial: for madmen only (Issue Four)

The aim here is to whet the appetites of those blog readers who have not bought one of our printed editions. Of course, this is not mandatory and you’re extremely welcome to continue reading the blog regardless, but you don’t know what you’re missing. Enjoy!

Also available at the shop are the amazing New Escapologist badges. Finally, your lapels can be as radical as you are.


Robert Wringham is the editor of New Escapologist. He also writes books and articles. Read more at

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