New Welsh Short Stories

The best of contemporary Welsh short-story writing, Seren New Welsh Short Stories 2015 offers a wide-ranging view of a country from new and established writers including Stevie Davies, Trezza Azzopardi, Joe Dunthorne, Cynan Jones, Deborah Kay Davies and Rachel Trezise. Stories range from the personal to the universal; from the streets of urban south Wales to the wilder reaches of small town and countryside; from film sets to the limits of time and space.

Yes Kung Fu

Here’s the thing. I’m flying past all the charity shops and kebab houses on Cowbridge Road when the Corsa in front of me stops straight up. Two seconds later and my Saxo is three inches from the boot and I’m all jacked up with war hormones. The Audi behind me does the same, and in my mirror I can see the Audi’s big bald driver cursing me out something raw….