Author Archives: crista ermiya

Read Regional blog

This year’s Read Regional, the reading project devised by New Writing North in collaboration with library services across the North of England, has now come to an end. You can find some of my thoughts about taking part in the … Continue reading

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Best British Short Stories 2016

I’m thrilled to report that my short story ‘1977’, from The Weather in Kansas (Red Squirrel Press, 2015), has been included in Best British Short Stories 2016 edited by Nicholas Royle (Salt, 2016).

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Read Regional: Woodlands Community Library, 11 May 2016

I’m looking forward to next Wednesday, when I’ll be doing a reading and Q&A from my book of short stories The Weather in Kansas at Woodlands Community Library, Doncaster. This is for Read Regional. Feel free to drop by, say hello. It’s an … Continue reading

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The Testament of Cresseid: Classics Club notes (book 31)

A long, long time ago I read both Chaucer’s narrative poem and Shakespeare’s play of Troilus and Cressida and now I remember very little of either; but my remaining impression is that they were ambiguous about Cressida’s betrayal of Troilus, portraying it as a … Continue reading

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