Markets… (Feel free to suggest your own resources)
Thresholds – (wonderful site run by Chichester Uni)
NAWE – (National Association of Writers in Education)
JBWB – (Jacqui Bennet Writer’s Bureau)
Cox, Ailsa – Writing Short Stories
Dobbs, S – Creative Writing for Creative People (Beginners)
Goldberg, Natalie – Writing Down the Bones
King, Stephen – On Writing
Short story collections
Ashworth, AJ. Somewhere else or Even Here
Evers, Stuart. Ten Stories about Smoking.
Hershman, Tania. The White Road.
Macleod, Alison. Fifteen Modern Tales of Attraction.
Mort, Graham. Touch.
Various. Take a Leap.
Online short stories
Hershman, Tania (a sample of some of her work)
Marek, Adam. Remember the Bride who got Stung?
Simpson, Helen. Homework.
Stokes, Ashley. selection of short stories.
Various. National Flash Fiction Day. (great resource for flash)
Short story publishers
Unthank (also publish novels etc)
Salt (have some amazing prizes – deadline October)
Some of my favourite books (and my book)
Camus, Albert. The Outsider
Dobbs, Sarah. Killing Daniel
Murakami, Ryu. In the Miso Soup
Robinson, Ray. Electricity
Sinisalo, Johanna. Troll: A Love Story
Winman, Sarah. When God was a Rabbit
Creative Writing the Artist’ Way (bespoke online and local (Manchester and Lancashire) courses; manuscript appraisals)
The Open University – A215 (Intermediate Creative Writing), A363 (Advanced Creative Writing) – a lot of tutor feedback on these courses, approx. 4-5 assignments per module plus a final.
Unthank School of Writing (national short courses by published authors; mentoring)
The Short Review (short story review site)
Andrew Cowie on Creative Writing (UEA Senior Lecturer, author of Pig)
Creative Writing the Artist’s Way (distance writing courses that I co-run with a colleague)