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Watch the Winning Short Story Readings for May 2016

ACTORShort Story Reading – AFTERNOON CABARET
May 2016 Reading
Written by Grey Hall
ACTORShort Story Reading – THE END
May 2016 Reading
Written by Lionel Walfish
ACTORShort Story Reading – MR “NAUGHTY” BECOMES MR “NICE”
May 2016 Reading
Written by Laura Anne Ewald
ACTORShort Story Reading – THROWING KIDS
May 2016 Reading
Written by Erik Linthorst
ACTORShort Story Reading – THE POND IS TOO CROWDED
May 2016 Reading
Written by Stacey R. Janik
ACTORShort Story Reading – TEARS FOR MY BABY SISTER
May 2016 Reading
Written by Jody T. Morse
ACTORShort Story Reading – MY ROAMEO, WHERE ART THOU MY ROAMEO
May 2016 Reading
Written by Michelle Assor
ACTORShort Story Reading – LOST LOVE
May 2016 Reading
Written by Catherine Hammer
ACTORShort Story Reading – HELD UP
May 2016 Reading
Written by Bree Katz
ACTORShort Story Reading – TOGETHER AND SEPARATE
May 2016 Reading
Written by Herb Schultz
ACTORShort Story Reading – THE DAD SWEATER
May 2016 Reading
Written by Joshua Collins
ACTORShort Story Reading – LORNA’S ISLAND
May 2016 Reading
Written by Louise Johnson

Short Story Reading – LILLIAN ON SUNDAY by Lionel Walfish

Watch LILLIAN ON SUNDAY Short Story:

Short Story performed by actor Val Cole

Get to know writer Lionel Walfish:

1. What is your short story about?

Loneliness and delusion.

2. Why should this story be read by people?

Recognition of human frailties.

3. How would you describe this story in two words?

Unfulfilled longings .

4. What movie have you seen the most in your life?

Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘Strangers on a Train’.

5. How long have you been working on this story?

Two hour draft, three hour refining .

6. Do you have an all-time favorite novel?

‘You Can’t Go Home Again’ – Thomas Wolfe.

7. What motivated you to write this story?

Most of my very short stories involve personality issues.

8. What artist would you love to have dinner with?

If he were still alive, Charles Dickens.

9. Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

Theatre, dance and opera.

10. What influenced you to enter the Short Story Festival?

For my short stories, the Short Story Festival at ‘Wildsound’ is a wonderful venue!

11. Any advice or tips you’d like to pass on to other writers?

Keep writing…..and write some more !