Emily Bullock won the Bristol Short Story Prize with her story ‘My Girl’, which was also broadcast on BBC Radio 4. She worked in film before pursuing writing full time. Her memoir piece ‘No One Plays Boxing’ was shortlisted for the Fish International Publishing Prize 2013 and her short story ‘Zoom’ was longlisted for the Bath Short Story Prize 2014. She also won the National Writers in Education Conference (NAWE) Short Story Competition in 2013.
She has an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia and completed her PhD at the Open University, where she also teaches Creative Writing. She lives and works in London. Her debut novel, The Longest Fight, was published by Myriad in February 2015.