Sonia Hope is a North-East Londoner of Jamaican and Trinidadian heritage. She writes short stories (and occasionally creative non-fiction). The stories on this blog were written from 2015 onwards – some have appeared in magazines, including The Nottingham Review, Flash Flood, Flight Journal, Ellipsis Zine, King Ludd’s Rag and Ambit.
In 2019, her story The Cat by The Incredible Jimmy Smith was shortlisted for the Guardian 4th Estate BAME Prize.
She was a Jerwood/Arvon mentee in the fiction category for 2019/20, mentored by Nicholas Royle, and is Librarian at the Archive & Library, National Portrait Gallery, London UK.
You can contact her here.
Or you can find her on Twitter, wasting time.
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