Lucie McKnight Hardy
Lucie McKnight Hardy grew up in West Wales, and is a Welsh speaker. Her work has featured or is forthcoming in various places online and in print, including The Lonely Crowd, The Shadow Booth and Best British Short Stories 2019. Her debut novel, Water Shall Refuse Them, was shortlisted for the Mslexia Novel Competition and longlisted for the Caledonia Novel Award in 2018. It will be published by Dead Ink Books in July 2019.