Collisions: Call for short stories

Collisions – Call for short stories  For volume 14, Riptide invites short stories that take their inspiration from collisions minute and stellar. Narratives might animate clashes, crashes, conflicts, revisions, calculations, near misses, or shared interests and atmospheres. A collision could be an eventuality of error and errantry; it could be a beginning. Whatever your approach, … Continue reading Collisions: Call for short stories

Vol 8 (short stories) and vol 9 (poetry) launched and on sale!!

As part of exetreme imagination Riptide is delighted to have published 2 childhood-themed collections – one of short stories and, for the first time, one of poetry. Vol. 8 includes an introduction by Baroness Floella Benjamin OBE and vol. 9 by National Poetry Prize winner Julia Copus. More details about each book which contain writing … Continue reading Vol 8 (short stories) and vol 9 (poetry) launched and on sale!!

The Bridport Open Book Festival

Organised by the founders of the prestigious Bridport Prize, this year’s Bridport Open Book Festival is definitely one for the calendar.  The festival takes place from the 19th to the 26th of November, and includes music, film and writing workshops, as well as readings from a combination of up-and-coming and established writers (including this year’s … Continue reading The Bridport Open Book Festival