Introducing: Emma Timpany


Emma Timpany is the author of Fairlight Books’ novella Travelling in the Dark

Emma was born in Dunedin, New Zealand but moved to the UK in the 1990s, after receiving a BA degree in Anthropology from the University of Otago.

Emma has already published two short story collections – Over the Dam (Red Squirrel Press 2015) and The Lost of Syros (Cultured Llama Press 2015). She has also co-edited a short story collection Cornish Short Stories: A Collection of Contemporary Cornish Writing (The History Press 2018). A winner of many short story competitions, Emma is a member of the Society of Authors, the New Zealand Society of Authors, and the Katherine Mansfield Society.

Emma is married and has two teenage daughters. She lives in Cornwall.

For more information, visit Emma’s blog.