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Aitch, Oprah and me

Short story by Stan Lilimbakis that was short-listed for our spring writing award.

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A Room of Her Own

A secret room offers more than just a private space.

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Sanctuary

The winning entry in our 2017 Spring writing competition on 'escape'.

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Cutting dead

In her personal essay, Louise Wakeling explores the end of a long friendship

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Sharpening the Chainsaw

A quick read by Adam Marshall, where a son discovers a truth about his dad

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The Devil

Kate Dorrell takes us into the mind of struggling new mum.

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Vainglorious

Liz Allan's story peeks into a world of flirtation, racism and hotel lobbies.

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Pet

An erotic, speculative fiction story of betrayal, by Adrik Kemp.

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Brixton

Tom Chapman takes us into the heart of the London riots.

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Middle Brother

A boy tries to hide his guilty secret from his brothers, by Susanna Freymark.