Hello! Rife Magazine ceased publishing new work in July 2022.

We've kept the magazine online as an archive and hope you'll still continue to enjoy all of its contributions from the last 8 years.

The Rife Team

Parys Buckingham

Parys is a current third year English Literature with Writing student at the University of the West of England on placement with Rife for a creative module. She is an avid reader who enjoys all things weird, horror or Harry Potter. She enjoys writing short stories and flash fiction in her spare time and has a constant need to watch dog videos.

A Goodbye Letter to Bristol from a new graduate

Parys says a bittersweet goodbye to what she reckons is 'one of the best cities in the world'
Bristol / / Parys Buckingham

How Sex Education reminded me of the importance of sisterhood

Parys identifies with a powerful storyline which shows women supporting other women

What Christmas is like when you've lost a loved one

Parys reflects on what her Christmas might be like this year without her Nanna