Volume 14: Collisions
‘Many of the stories in this edition of Riptide are concerned with family life, intergenerational relationships, with life and culture beyond the here and now. There are stories about the fragility of mental health reflecting the catastrophic events of the last two years and stories of love and kindnesses that give us hope in an almost unrecognisable landscape.’ – Kit de Waal
Riptide, always committed to bringing new writers to the fore, has collated a mix of diverse and thought-provoking narratives for its 14th issue. This volume curates fiction from writers across the world to highlight life’s mental and physical collisions, with each story opening an aperture of light on its emotionally-charged subjects. This engaging and exceptional collection of short stories brings unique perspectives on what impacts us most, at a time when narratives that seek solutions and resolution are most needed.
Writers featured in this issue: Doreen Anyango, Harley Carnell, Mark Czanik, Rory Duffy, Clare Howdle, L. K. Kraus, Jaki McCarrick, Ciara Mandulee Mendis, Andrew Miller, Mel Parks, Olumide Popoola, Ian Priestley, Harriet Phoenix, Carolyn Stockdale, Caroline Sutherland and Abigail Williams.