Petra McQueen is a writer and teacher, with an MA in Creative Writing. Her life-writing has appeared in The Guardian and You magazine and her stories and poems have been widely published in the UK and abroad. She lives in the farthest reaches of Essex, UK with her supportive family who suffer with grace her moody silences as she composes yet-to-be-written award-winning novels in her head.
OPEN ROAD REVIEW SHORT STORY PRIZE, 2015 (Joint Winner)
By Petra McQueen.
Using his net as a walking stick, Edgar trudged down the garden path to...