Interviews

Featuring short story and flash fiction writers, and editors.

A L Kennedy

The Short Story Interview: A. L. Kennedy

Interview by Foye McCarthy I wanted to start by asking you about voice. It interested me to hear that George Saunders writes stories by coming up with a voice ...
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Short Story Interview: E K Pey

Interview by Katy Wimhurst When did you start writing and why do you think people are drawn to telling stories? I was trying to write novels throughout my twe...
Tara Masih

The Short Story Interview: Tara Lynn Masih

Interview by Rupert Dastur Hi Tara, thanks for agreeing to this interview – it’s great to be able to speak to you about the wonderful anthology: Best Small Fic...
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The Short Story Interview: Cathy Galvin

Interview by Rupert Dastur Hi Cathy, thank you for agreeing to this interview, especially at this busy time! Citizen: The New Story, the short story festival t...
Christopher Allen

Flash Fiction Interview: Christopher Allen

Interview by Rupert Dastur Hi Chris, thank you for speaking to us – it’s great to be hearing from one of the masters of Flash Fiction and managing editor of Sm...
Daisy Johnson

The Short Story Interview: Daisy Johnson

Interview by Katy Wimhurst Congratulations on your collection of short stories, FEN, being shortlisted for the Edge Hill Prize. What is it about the short ...
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The Short Story Interview: Jonathan Kemp

Interview by Denise McCulloch I was intrigued by the Theodor Adorno quote that opens Twentysix – ‘He who wishes to know the truth about life in its immediacy m...