Kit de Waal’s story on Radio 4.

Don’t miss Kit de Waal’s contribution to the Midlands Odyssey (see post below), soon to be aired on Radio 4, Sunday 30th November @7:45pm. A link to more details.

This programme will be available shortly after broadcast

Adrift at the Athena

Shorts: Writing WestEpisode 1 of 3

SHORTS: New writing. New writers.

The first of three Midlands Odysseys: short stories written in response to The Odyssey – transplanting episodes from Homer’s epic to contemporary Midlands settings.

Ulysses Tate has been away for a long time and is trying to get home. At the Athena launderette, he meets a woman who shows him great kindness.

By Kit de Waal.

Producer: Mair Bosworth.

Kit de Waal wins Bridport Flash Fiction Competition

To add to her already groaning trophy shelf (see entry below) Kit de Waal has won the prestigious Bridport Flash Fiction competition. Congratulations, Kit. Pictures show Kit receiving the award from judge Tania Hershman, and from her acceptance speech.

mandy at BridportMandy receiving award