A miracle in a matchbox
Adam Marek is the award-winning author of two short story collections: Instruction Manual for Swallowing and The Stone Thrower. His work has appeared on BBC Radio 4 and in The Penguin Book of the British Short Story.
Fiction is almost always about unexpected consequences. A character wants something, they take actions towards getting that thing, but then something…
1. They waffle on like they’ve got all the pages in the world
The stories that make the best…