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September 21, 2018
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The Murder of Andreas Baader by Steve Finbow

Short Fiction by Steve Finbow
September 17, 2018
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Pitmatic by Helen Cryer

Short Fiction by Helen Cryer. Pitmatic was shortlisted for MIR15.
September 14, 2018
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Follow the Blind by Jake Kendall

Short Fiction by  Jake Kendall
September 10, 2018
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Llyn Dwfn by Liz Kay

Short Fiction by Elizabeth Kay. Llyn Dwfn was shortlisted for MIR15.
September 8, 2018
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Louise Lee talks about her new novel A Whole Lotta Love

Silvia Rucchin interviews Louise Lee about her new novel A Whole Lotta Love
September 3, 2018
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Pencilled In by Eleanor Capaldi

Short Fiction by Eleanor Capaldi. Pencilled In was shortlisted for MIR15.