About Emma

Emma is a writer of flash and other short fiction alongside the first draft of her novel. Her first piece A Different View was published in the Pure Slush anthology WRONG WAY GO BACK in autumn 2020.

She is a member of Writers’ HQ and takes part in their weekly Flash Face Off writing challenge which has inspired many of her published pieces. See the Links page from the menu above for a full list of published pieces so far.

Additionally, Emma has been longlisted by Cranked Anvil (Spring 2021 flash fiction competition) and Furious Fiction (May 2021) and was runner up in the TL;DR 1K Word Herd 2021. She also progressed to the final round of the Penguin Michael Joseph Christmas Love Story competition and placed second in the Virtual Zine Mag Valentine’s challenge.

Emma is a professional dance tutor (in her maiden name Emma Weir) and previously wrote nonfiction articles for dance industry magazines including The Dancing Times, Dance Today and Dance International.