In February 2016, I won the Little Ms, Flash Fiction Competition and my piece was published in the Mslexia newsletter. Mslexia is an important literary magazine where many women writers have launched their careers, so this has given a real boost to my writing confidence. Onwards and upwards for the rest of 2016.
2015, and my flash fiction story based on the true account of the SAS recruits who died of heatstroke on the eponymous, ‘Pen y Fan,’ was published in, Landmarks. Landmarks is an anthology of the best flash fiction, published to celebrate National Flash Fiction day 2015. Rubbing shoulders with the great and the good of FF here!
In 2014, ‘A Gibbous Moon’ was selected for the Raging Aardvark anthology! Two teenage girls perform an ancient Witches’ ceremony in their bedroom, after that strange and terrifying things happen. For sale on Amazon here.
In 2012, ‘Meltdown,’ was performed at Liars League live storytelling event in Leeds and I was shortlisted in Fish Publishing Flash Fiction competition. Over 1,000 entrants took part! I also had four new stories published online, links below. All flash fiction pieces are under 500 words.
Links to published writing
Coming Home, an autobiographical story, published in Amsterdam Quarterly AQ7.
Church custodian, Mary Samuels is livid when a bronze sculpture in her care is nicked and possibly melted down. As the story unfolds we discover that Mary has a dark and unexpected past…
The gentlemen are assembled, the brandy poured. And the club’s newest member has a startling tale to tell.
A winning flash fiction story, ‘A Bit of Sparkle’ published on 1000words. The story traces the journey of a piece of fabric from an Indian sweatshop to a professional dancer’s hips.
Flash fiction piece Tryst, published on National Flash Flood blog as part of the celebrations for NFFD.
Flash fiction online After Easter only 300 words! As part of National Flash Fiction Day.
Blow, Winter Wind, short story inspired by windmill, de Otter on The Word Hut
Flash fiction ‘Lady in Red’ on 5 Minute Fiction
Article about home-swapping in Weekly Telegraph
Article, Working the Windows about red light district tour
Women behind the Wire – memories of life in a Japanese internment camp in Summer 2011 issue of Herstoria. Read the article online here.
Poem, The Entomologist’s Dream showcased by best-selling novelist, Daisy Goodwin.
Anthology on Amazon, Scary Shorts for Halloween
Some articles/stories are published using my real name, Angela Williams.