Looking for life in fantastical places
Zoe Gilbert won the Costa Short Story Award 2014, and her first book, Folk, was published by Bloomsbury in 2018. She is completing a Creative Writing PhD on folk tales in new fiction.
The short story, in its own kingdom between the novel and poetry, gets the best of both worlds. It can use…
As writers in English, we are in a uniquely privileged position, being able to choose between two languages within our own….