Q&A with Charlotte Heather

  Charlotte Heather is a writer currently teaching creative writing online and running ‘the remote body’, a project that works to platform and collaborate on accessible digital events that prioritise chronically ill and disabled people. Charlotte’s writing tends to explore tangled notions of chronic illness, queerness and liminality.   We’re pretty faithless to formal definitions […]


Q&A with Catherine Wilson

  Catherine Wilson is a Scottish spoken word poet and writer originally from the Highlands, now based in Edinburgh. Her work has been published by Extra Teeth magazine, Gutter magazine, The Scotsman and The Scottish Book Trust. In 2018, her work was selected by the E.U.N.I.C’s Transpoesie Festival to be displayed across Brussel’s transport system. […]


Q&A with Melissa Elborn

  Melissa Elborn is a writer of contemporary gothic fiction, exploring the uncanny and the abject. Her short fiction has appeared in Horla Horror, Spelk Fiction, Black Hare Press and is forthcoming in The Dread Machine. Melissa haunts deepest, darkest Bedfordshire in England. Follow her on Twitter @MelissaElborn.   We’re pretty faithless to formal definitions […]

Author Q&A

Q&A with Shaun Byron Fitzpatrick

  Shaun Byron Fitzpatrick lives in Philadelphia with her husband and black cat. She has current or upcoming publications in Maudlin House, Ellipsis Zine, and Coffin Bell Journal. You can find her on Instagram at @shaunyfitz.   We’re pretty faithless to formal definitions of what’s gothic and what isn’t. If you strip away the tropes […]

Alanna smith Q&A

Q&A with Alanna Smith

    Alanna Smith is a Boston-based copywriter by day and an M.F.A. candidate at Emerson College by night. After receiving her B.A. in creative writing from Providence College, she moved to Nepal, where she spent nine months teaching English and creative writing on a Fulbright grant. Her novelette about Jersey Shore vampires, The Bloody […]

Nadine Q&A

Q&A with Nadine Rodriguez

    Nadine Rodriguez is a queer, non-binary Cuban-American writer and photographer born and raised in Miami, Florida and presently based in Marquette, Michigan. Currently, Nadine is an MFA candidate for Fiction and a graduate assistant at Northern Michigan University, and interns for Sinister Wisdom, a multicultural lesbian literary and art journal. They have had […]

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Q&A with Rebecca Parfitt

    Rebecca Parfitt has been published widely. Her debut poetry collection The Days After was published by Listen Softly London in 2017. In 2020 she was awarded a Literature Wales writer’s bursary to complete her short story collection, Sometimes They Arrive Late & Other Macabres, of which she is still looking for a publisher. […]

Parry Q&A

Q&A with Heather Parry

    Heather Parry is a Glasgow-based writer, editor, event chair and podcast host. Her short stories have appeared internationally in numerous magazines and books, including The Stinging Fly, F(r)iction and Gutter, and have been performed at festivals across the UK. Her fiction explores self-deception, transformation, the grotesque and the body.   We often feel that […]