Pat Winslow

Pat Winslow worked for twelve years as an actress and left the theatre in 1987 to take up writing. Her new poetry collection Skin & Dust is available from Blinking Eye. Other collections include The Girl in the Iron Lung (Crocus), the Fact of an Eye (Amazing Colossal) and Harvest (Jackson's Arm). Pat’s short fiction has won competitions and appeared in anthologies and magazines. She’s currently working on a novel and a children’s story.

Anthologies featuring Pat Winslow

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.


Organ-playing wunderkinds, poets on government re-employment schemes, unlikely celebrity party guests…