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The Secrets of Two Superwomen

Liz Campbell | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Campbell

Joanna's burning desire was to write fiction, which she did in secret after she had put the children to bed. She admits she lacked confidence. After a rather humiliating rejection from a (male) publisher during her early twenties she put her ambitions on hold.

One Brit Makes 2012 Orange Prize Shortlist

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 17.04.2012 | Home

The Orange Prize has announced its 2012 shortlist. This year sees one British author make the cut, Georgina Harding for her novel Painter of Silen...

Short Fiction: Short, Not Always Sweet, But Perfectly Formed

Will White | Posted 30.05.2012 | Home
Will White

Other than a fairly crucial commitment to brevity, what is it that makes a short story a short story? As the 2012 edition of the world's richest prize for the form comes to a conclusion, I spoke with this year's shortlist to get their own insights into the art and craft of writing short fiction.