Pia Ghosh-Roy grew up in India, and now lives in Cambridge (UK). Her fiction, poetry and essays have been published in the UK, US, India and New Zealand. She is the winner of the 2017 Hamlin Garland Award. Her work has been placed in, and short- and longlisted for, several other prizes including the Aestas Fabula Press Competition, Bath Short Story Award, Brighton Prize, Berlin Writing Prize, Fish Short Story Competition, and Hourglass Literary Magazine Short Story Contest. Pia is working on her first novel and a collection of short stories.