Why Go Abroad

  By @Maskuraid I woke up today with a question on my mind. Maybe I should confess now, that ‘woke up’ part may just be stretching it a bit, considering the fact that only the harshly insistent ringing alarm got my unwilling and complaining behind

Jonathan Tel wins 2015 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

Jonathan Tel from the UK has won the 2015 commonwealth short story prize for his story The Human Phonograph. The Human Phonograph, set in 1969 China, chronicles the journey of a woman as she leaves Beijing to reunite with her husband in a remote nuclear