Fact: we want fiction

10 February 2012 #00007

Cover Story: Fact: we want fiction

It’s time to lie your pants off – to tell your biggest and best porkies – because entries are officially open for this year’s Big Issue fiction edition.

Each year, we select stories from open submissions, which are run alongside commissioned pieces by well-known writers. And last year’s edition, Twelve Tales, was massive, selling 34,000 copies nationally and including stories by Frank Moorhouse, Peggy Frew, Nick Earls, Amanda Lohrey, Chris Womersley and Charlotte Wood.

This year’s fiction edition co-editors, Chris Flynn and Melissa Cranenburgh, are …

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