It has been optioned for a multi-part TV drama by the international brand Endemol Shine. Announcement on Hollywood Deadline here.
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OTHER FICTION SHORTLISTS AND LONGLISTS
- Picasso Dreams : shortlisted and commended at the Bath Flash Fiction Award 2015
- Words are the Enemy : Longlisted for the Fish Flash fiction Award 2016 and for the Bath Flash Fiction Award June 2016. Published at the Dime Show Review.
- You Beneath Your Skin novel longlisted for the Mslexia Novel Competition and the Flash500 Novel Opening Chapter & Synopsis Competition.
- You Beneath Your Skin novel longlisted for the Bath Novel Award.
- Cirque du Taudis, New Delhi : Shortlisted for the Bath Flash Fiction Award.
- Won The Fay Khoo Award for food writing, with the essay Khowa, in Penang, Malaysia.
- Third prize at the Strands Magazine contest, with Crique du Taudis, New Delhi.
11. “Goodbye” in the Tiny Moments anthology, published by Pringmill Media.
13. In the Fox’s Parlour by Jet Fuel Review, Illinois, nominated for Best of the Web and the Pushcart Prize.
18. Almost there, and back again at Litro, UK.
19. Old Bishnu’s Feet at Storyscape journal, USA.
20. My Chessmen Wear Red at Five on the Fifth, USA.
21. Cirque de Taudis, New Delhi at Strands magazine, India.
22. On Worshipping Lady B, Ellipsis Zine, USA.
23. Afterwards, Only the Sea, MacQueen’s Quinterly, USA.
24. I Don’t Want him to Smell, Spittoon Monthly, China
25. Their Time is up, Punch magazine, India.
26. Cotton, Grass, Rain at Jaggery Lit, USA.
27. Soft Things, Hard things at Splonk, Ireland
28. We Must Fly at Visual Verse, Berlin.
29. Tripta’s Recipe: Fish Cooked in Mustard Sauce at Smokelong Quarterly.
30. There is Hope at Puerto del Sol
PUBLICATIONS IN PRINT ANTHOLOGIES AND JOURNALS
2. “I’ll Be Your Father” published in The Outrider Review, USA.
7. “A Boy has Drowned” published in the anthology, “A Subtle Degree of Restraint” by MPH, Malaysia.
8. “No One Can See Me” in the anthology, The Best Asian Crime Stories 2020
11. “The Make up Man,” in the anthology Twenty-Two New Asian Short stories published by Silverfish Books, Malaysia.
12.“Bad Decision” in the anthology Singapore Love Stories by Monsoon Books
13. “Silencing the Brick” at Ambit, UK.
14. Bittergourd, in Pembroke Magazine, University of North Carolina, Issue 53.
15. Fat Mother in the Bouchercon 2021 Anthology, New Orleans, This Time for Sure.