Lucy Durneen





 

Lucy Durneen is a writer and editor for  the literary journal Short Fiction, based in the South West of England. Her fiction and poetry has been shortlisted for awards including Glimmer Train's Very Short Fiction Award, the Bridport Prize and the Manchester Fiction Prize, and appeared in journals across the UK, Europe and America, including Poetry Ireland ReviewTwo Thirds North, Litro, and The Stockholm Review of Literature. Her Creative Non-Fiction has been published in World Literature Today, nominated for a Pushcart Prize and recorded for broadcast on BBC Radio 4.

 

Her first short story collection, Wild Gestures, is out now from MidnightSun.

"...I am like a camera with its shutter open, quite passive, recording... 

 

Some day, all of this will have to be developed, carefully printed, fixed..."

 

Christopher Isherwood; Goodbye to Berlin