Listen in for Vanessa’s fantastic reading from her story Bright Spaces. We also talk about learning to trust yourself, cultivating good writing, and transcendental moments.
Vanessa Onwuemezi is a writer and poet living in London. Her work has appeared in Granta, Protoype, frieze and Five Dials. Her story, ‘At the Heart of Things’ won the White Review Short Story Prize in 2019. Her collection Dark Neighbourhood is published by Fitzcarraldo Editions and has been longlisted for the 2022 Edge Hill Prize. Her story Green Afternoon was shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award 2022.
Podcast music by Andrew Everitt
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