William Prendiville is the author of Fairlight Books novella Atlantic Winds, published on 11 July 2019.
Born in Ireland, William was raised in Canada, in Newfoundland and Ontario. He attended McGill University in Montreal, where he was awarded the Lionel Shapiro Award for Creative Writing.
William has lived in Paris, France for the past eighteen years and works as a journalist there. In 2017, he spent a year in Myanmar teaching.
In his spare time he likes to hike.
Atlantic Winds is his debut novella.
One day, towards evening, as the sun was declining over the distant hilltops, and dusk thickened the air like dust rising from the winding road, a figure appeared some way off, approaching the town slowly, steadily, until some minutes later we could make out that it was a man. At that time, we had been …