Areas of Interest
Short stories, poems, novels, fiction.
About / Bio
Giselle Leeb has been published by Litro, Ambit, Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, Bare Fiction, Mslexia (guest judges: Ann VanderMeer, Nicci Gerrard), Riptide Journal, and other publications. She recently won the third prize for Short Fiction in the inaugural Aurora Poetry and Short Fiction competition, and has been placed in several other competitions. She grew up in South Africa and lives in Nottingham, UK. She works as a web developer when she is not writing.
As You Follow – 3rd Prize Short Fiction, Aurora Poetry and Short Fiction competition, 28 April 2016. Blank – Highly Commended, Manchester Fiction Prize 2015. The Yellow Sun – Litro Online, 1 December 2015. When you fell – Third place, Ambit Short Fiction Competition 2015, Ambit Issue 222. Ape Songs – Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, No. 33, July 2015. Even Birds Dream – Bare Fiction, Issue 5, April 2015. Moonlighter – The Queen’s Head, Issue 6, April 2015. Are you cold, monkey? Are you cold? – Mslexia, Issue 61 (guest judge – Nicci Gerrard). Crying under a bush – Riptide Journal, Volume 10, 2014. She’s wearing out our door – The Pygmy Giant, 2014. Lessons in love – Longlisted, HISSAC Short Story Competition 2014. Shortlisted, Mslexia Short Story Competition 2013. Moonlighter – Longlisted, HISSAC Short Story Competition 2013. Thin – Mslexia, Issue 53, (guest Judge, Ann VanderMeer), 2012. The Scarlet Ape – Highly commended, The Global Short Story Competition, 2012. Mr Brahms – Wet Ink, Issue 21, 2010. Trust – Commended, Leaf Books Short Story Competition 2009, Message in the Bottle and Other Stories anthology, 2009.