Veronica Bright is a prize-winning author of short fiction and drama. In 2005 she won the prestigious Woman & Home Short Story Competition with Out of the Apple Tree, which was subsequently published in The Sunday Night Book Club anthology (Arrow Books). Since then her work has won more than forty short story prizes, with fifteen firsts including Tenby Arts Festival, Greenacre Writers and the National Association of Writers’ Groups. Her short stories have been published in over a dozen anthologies. A former primary school teacher, she is also the author of teaching resource books published by Kevin Mayhew Ltd. Veronica writes a monthly blog for new writers on her website.
In 2015 Veronica won the Swanwick Short Story prize with her story Dear Marcus.
Her debut novel is currently on submission to publishers.
Some of the anthologies featuring Veronica's short stories