“These regular anthologies ... are becoming essential volumes for fans of short fiction.”
— Scott Pack
Separations is our tenth anthology of new short fiction, featuring a selection of stories including the winners of our recent writing competitions. It's out now in paperback.
Find out more about this anthology, or order your own copy, here.
If you'd like to send us your short stories for potential publication, please visit our submissions area. We strongly recommend reading our submissions guidelines and at least one of our anthologies before sending us your work.
We also run three annual writing competitions:
The 2017 Fiction Desk Flash Fiction Competition is open now for entries.
Taking a look at Penguin's Little Black Classics series, now in 127 volumes, and how useful they can be for writers.
The winners and shortlisted entries for the 2017 Ghost Story Competition.
It's time to announce the winner of the Fiction Desk Writer's Award for our tenth anthology, Separations.
Alex Clark on stone tape theory and the inspiration behind her story Poor Billy.