Giselle Leeb reading at the Elbow Room Prize 2016

Giselle Leeb grew up in South Africa and lives in Nottingham. Her short stories have appeared in over thirty publications, including Best British Short Stories 2017 (Salt), Ambit, Mslexia, The Lonely Crowd, Litro, Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, and Black Static. She has been placed or shortlisted in competitions including the Ambit, Bridport and Mslexia prizes. She is an assistant editor at Reckoning Journal and a Word Factory Apprentice 2019.
Twitter: @gisellekleeb



My story, ‘Drowning’, is in The Shadow Booth: Vol. 4. Publication date is 24 October. The Shadow Booth series features weird, strange, and eerie short stories. Pre-orders here.

I’m delighted to win a Word Factory Apprentice Award 2019 and to be mentored by Leone Ross.