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Short and Twisted is an annual anthology of short stories and poetry with a twist at the end. Submissions are now open for your 10th issue, Short and Twisted 2016. Submissions close on 31 December 2015.

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Short and Twisted 2015

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Short and Twisted 2015

 

Short and Twisted 2014

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Short and Twisted 2014

 

Short and Twisted 2013

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Short and Twisted 2013

 

Short and Twisted 2012

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Short and Twisted 2012

Short and Twisted 2011

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Short and Twisted 2011

Short and Twisted 2010

Short and Twisted 2010 is a collection of short stories and poems that will entertain, amuse, make you ponder and inspire you. There is something for all tastes in reading and writing. Trying to work out the twist at the end is as enjoyable as the end itself.

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Short and Twisted 2010

Short and Twisted 2009

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Short and Twisted 2009 wraps its way around your mind in a collection of short stories and poems that deliver a chuckle, make you feel good and make you think. Just when you believe you have the twist worked out, you might be surprised - or are you? Once again filled with crime, humour and drama, these well-crafted stories play with your mind until the final twist gets you in the end.

Contributors include Hazel Edwards, Jonathan Elsom, Edel Wignell and emerging writers Caleb J Smith and Mitch Lewis.

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Short and Twisted 2009

Short and Twisted 2008

Short and Twisted 2008 is a collection of short stories and poems with a twist. Humour, mystery, crime and more, this collection of sharp, well-crafted stories makes you think and offers a bit of the unusual - something for everyone.

Contributors include established writers such as Hazel Edwards (There's a hippopotamus on the roof eating cake) and Goldie Alexander (Surviving Sydney Cove), as well as emerging writers including Jonathan Elsom, Stacey Ryall and Graham Grundy.

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Short and Twisted 2007

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