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Week Links: New Year’s Revolutions

It seems 2013 was the year of the short story.

A bit early, perhaps, to think about next year but writer Jonathan Gibbs is looking for someone who’d like to take over his daily tweet @365daystory. The deadline’s today so if you’d like to commit to a year-long story tweet, get in touch with him on Twitter.

Writer and translator, George Szirtes undertook a similar project, Langoustine, (“A philosophical marine romance”) which has just been published by Miel.

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Meanwhile The Hungry Reader will read one short story every day in 2014. You can submit stories or join the project as a reader.

Lindsay Hunter’s Brenda’s Kid at Wigleaf is the best thing I’ve read this week. I’d like her collection, Don’t Kiss Me.

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About Joanna Walsh

Writer, drawer. I've written for Granta, Tate, The Guardian, The London Review of Books, and others. I'm also an illustrator, and have created large-scale drawings for The Tate and The Wellcome Institute. Find me by Googling Badaude, or @badaude on Twitter.

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