Misbegotten

Photo © Julia Van Middlesworth

Photo © Julia Van Middlesworth

"Floydean might be a problem once she got a sniff of the money. Not that Flo told anyone about the will, yet she knew somehow the family would telegraph scraps of truths and untruths across telephone lines and behind knitting needles, over dinner plates of chicken bones and cold mashed potatoes." 

We are proud to announce that our September 2012, and inaugural, story is by Seán Ó Faoláin Prize winner Julia Van Middlesworth. 'Misbegotten' is a dark and psychologically apt tale of family fracturing and estrangement, packed with chilling imagery. CLICK HERE TO READ 'MISBEGOTTEN'.