Crista Ermiya

Crista Ermiya is a short story writer. Her debut collection 'The Weather in Kansas' (Red Squirrel Press, 2015) was chosen by New Writing North as a 'Read Regional' title, and featured in Best British Short Stories 2016 (Salt, 2016). She is a freelance writer and editor, and is an editorial assistant for the academic journal Landscape Research. Originally from London, of Filipino and Turkish-Cypriot parentage, Crista lives in Newcastle with her husband and son.

Anthologies featuring Crista Ermiya

Parenthesis: a New Generation in Short Fiction

Comma's second anthology of new writers showcases 20 of the most imaginative and daring voices taking up the form; writers dedicated to charting the far reaches of this terrain right at the outset of their careers; writers who prove it's best to stay short.

The Book of Newcastle

Part of Comma’s popular ‘Reading the City’ series, The Book of Newcastle featured ten contemporary authors writing about the city, edited by Costa Short Story Award winning author Angela Readman.