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Kirsty Logan with The Short Story

The Short Story Interview: Kirsty Logan

Kirsty Logan is the author of short story collection The Rental Heart and Other Fairytales (Salt, 2014), which was awarded the Polari First Book Prize and the Saboteur Award for Best Short Story Collection, and debut novel The Gracekeepers (Harvill…
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Short Fiction: The Week in Review, I

January 1st – 13th Curated by Rupert Dastur   The Short Fiction Desk are open to submissions for their short story anthologies. There’s a small reading fee (£3), but they’re flexible on length (1,000 – 20,000), and offer a quick…
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Rebecca Lloyd With The Short Story

The Short Story Interview: Rebecca Lloyd

Rebecca Lloyd’s story collection Mercy, nominated for a World Fantasy Award, was published by Tartarus Press in 2014 alongside The View from Endless Street, a collection with WidDo Publishing. In 2016 her published work included Ragman and Other Family Curses (Egaeus…
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Rita with The Short Story

The Short Story Interview: Rita Cheminais

Rita Cheminais is the author of twenty previous bestselling academic books on special educational needs. Twelve Thrilling Tales is her first collection of crime and thriller short stories. Rita lives on Merseyside and is a film and TV extra, a…
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Maggie Harris with The Short Story

The Short Story Interview: Maggie Harris

  Maggie Harris was born in Guyana and emigrated to the UK in 1971. She has a BA in African/Caribbean Studies and an MA in Post-Colonial Studies from the University of Kent. Her poetry career has spanned the UK, Ireland, Europe…
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Alan Bilton with The Short Story

The Short Story Interview: Alan Bilton

Alan Bilton teaches literature, film, and creative writing at Swansea University. He is the author of two novels, The Known and Unknown Sea (2014), and The Sleepwalkers’ Ball (Alcemi, 2009). He is also the author of books on Silent Film…
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Paul Beckman with The Short Story

TSS Flash Fiction Interview: Paul Beckman

Paul Beckman was one of the winners in the Queen’s Ferry 2016 Best of the Small Fictions. His stories are widely published in print and online in the following magazines amongst others:Connecticut Review, Raleigh Review, Litro, Playboy, Pank, Blue Fifth…
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