Unbox your words
Tania Hershman is the author of three story collections, two poetry books and hybrid pamphlet, forthcoming in 2020. A former science journalist, she recently completed a fictional-memoir-in-collage and is working on a hybrid book about time.
Her short story collections are Some Of Us Glow More Than Others, My Mother Was An Upright Piano, and The White Road and Other Stories. Tania is the author of a poetry chapbook, Nothing Here Is Wild, Everything Is Open. She is co-author of Writing Short Stories: A Writers’ & Artists’ Companion (Bloomsbury, 2014).
Tania is curator of short story hub ShortStops, celebrating short story activity across the UK & Ireland, and has a PhD in creative writing inspired by particle physics. Hear her read her work on Soundcloud and find out more here.
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