Damyanti Biswas’s short fiction has recently been commended at the Bath Flash Fiction Award, and her work in progress novel was on the longlist for the Mslexia Novel Competition 2015 and the Flash500 Novel Opening Chapter & Synopsis Competition 2015.
PUBLICATIONS IN PRINT ANTHOLOGIES AND JOURNALS
- Fire, Extinguished, published in the anthology, Extinguished & Extinct, by Twelve Winters Press, USA, nominated for the Pushcart Prize.
2. “I’ll Be Your Father” published in The Outrider Review, USA.
3. “The Only Truth“ published at The First Line, USA
4. “Peeping Toe” , first published in Quarterly Literary Review Singapore, then anthologised in Love and Lust in Singapore, by Monsoon Books, and also published at Birkbeck Writer’s Hub, UK.
5. “Maya Niwas“, anthologised in A Rainbow Feast: New Asian Short Stories, by Marshall and Cavendish, Malaysia.
6. “Finding Zen at Tasik Kenyir” anthologised in Sini Sana : Travels in Malaysia by MPH Malaysia.
7. “A Boy has Drowned” published in the anthology, “A Subtle Degree of Restraint” by MPH, Malaysia.
8. “Kartar Singh’s Birthday” published in the anthology Stories for Sendai.
9. “An Orchestrated Ending” published in the anthology Readings for Readings 2 by Bernice Chauly and Sharon Bakar, and in KL Noir: Blue, Malaysia.
10. “November Rain” published in the anthology Crime Scene Asia Vol1 by Monsoon Books, Singapore.
- Picasso Dreams Shortlisted and commended by the judge at the Bath Flash Fiction Awards.
2. “Bear with me” published at Bluestem Magazine run by the Eastern Illinois University.
3. “Of Durians and Vipers“ published at the Griffith Review New Asia Now Vol 2, Queensland, Australia.
4. “Thorax of a Blowfly” published in Ducts.org, a magazine run by the New York Writers Workshop, nominated for Best of Net.
5. “I’m Beautiful“ published at the Lunch Ticket, run by the Antioch University, Los Angeles.
6. “Evening out the Odds“ published in Earthen Lamp Journal, India.
7. “A Spicy Chica“ published at The Aerogram, San Francisco.
8. “Mrs. Tan’s Memoir” published in the anthology Behind the Shadows by Rohini Chowdhry and Zukiswa Wanner.
9. “The Mercedes“, published at Muse India.
10. “Cotton, Grass and Rain” published at Cigale Literary magazine, USA.
11. “Talking about Rape” published at When Women Waken, USA.
12. “A Toy Story” published at Flash Frontier, New Zealand.
13. A to Z Stories of Life and Death: A collection of flash fiction.