Meg Pokrass is the author of eight flash fiction and prose poetry collections and two flash fiction novellas. Her work has appeared in hundreds of print and online literary journals and has been published in recent Norton Anthologies of the flash fiction form, including the forthcoming Flash Fiction America (W. W. Norton & Co., 2023) and The Best Small Fictions 2022 (Sonder Press). Meg currently serves as the Festival Curator for Flash Fiction Festival U.K. and Series Founder & Co-Editor of Best Microfiction. Meg came over to the U.K, from California in 2016, and recently settled in Inverness.
Sean lives in Forres. He has won many awards for his short stories, including the Manchester Fiction Prize and the Fish Short Story prize, as well as being runner-up in both the Bridport Prize and in the 2021 Tom-Gallon Trust Award. His first novel, The Second Sight of Zachary Cloudesley was published in June by Doubleday.
10am - 3pm each day.
Meg and Sean will be leading this two-day workshop on how to write short fiction. They will cover a wide range of tips and techniques for flash/micro fiction and short stories and will give you feedback on your work as well as offer advice on how to enter competitions and submit to journals. Come ready to write, discuss and share your work!