Author Spotlight: Meghri Sarkissian

Meghri is a 26-year-old writer and psychotherapist of Armenian descent, with one published novel. Her piece of flash fiction, ‘The Sound of a Duduk’, won first prize in our recent 250-word flash fiction competition. 'The fire that builds within me when I listen to their stories, the sorrow I feel when they open their hearts … Continue reading Author Spotlight: Meghri Sarkissian

250-Word Flash Fiction Competition: First prize – Meghri Sarkissian, ‘The Sound of a Duduk’

An old woman with a weathered face listens intently to the orchestra. Tears pool in her shining eyes, glimmering like jewels in her creased skin. As the alluring sound of the duduk travels through the room, she closes her eyes, allowing it to enter in through her veins. Transformed to a different place and time, … Continue reading 250-Word Flash Fiction Competition: First prize – Meghri Sarkissian, ‘The Sound of a Duduk’