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Interview with Dan Powell

October 12th 2015

As Dan Coxon’s latest project – an anthology titled Being Dad: Short Stories about Fatherhood – gains crowdfunding, we talk to contributing author DAN POWELL about writing his memories into a story, his life as a hands-on dad, and his writing processes…

Nothing is the way it used to be, yet everything is like before

June 15th 2015

DAN POWELL, runner-up in the Thresholds Competition, considers the themes of Norwegian author Kjell Askildsen’s short stories: ‘The map of Askildsen’s fictional world is adorned with warnings: here be minimalism, repetition, variation and precise, stark prose. His stories, like his sentences, allow no clutter…’

2015 International Feature Writing Competition Shortlist

May 27th 2015

Now in its fourth year, the THRESHOLDS International Feature Writing Competition celebrates the art of the short story form and awards one deserving essayist the top prize of £500.

Competition Winner

April 26th 2013

We are delighted to announce the results of the 2013 THRESHOLDS International Feature Writing Competition…

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