Victoria Richards is a journalist and writer who has worked for the BBC, The Times and The Independent. In 2017/18 she was highly commended in the Bridport Prize, came third in The London Magazine short story competition and second in the TSS international flash fiction competition. She was also longlisted in the Bath Short Story Award, the Times/Chicken House Children’s Fiction Competition and the National Poetry Competition. She is a graduate of the MA in Creative Writing at Birkbeck, University of London, which she passed with distinction. She is also a co-founder of The Second Source, set up by a group of female journalists to tackle sexual harassment in the media. 

Read the first pages of The Furies here.