About

Becky Tipper (2) BandWBecky Tipper’s stories and essays have appeared online and in print, in publications including The Lampeter Review, Prole Magazine, Literary Mama, Mom Egg Review, and For Books’ Sake. Her writing has won the Bridport Prize and a Tom-Gallon Trust Award from the Society of Authors. She writes about short fiction, old and new, at theshortstory.co.uk, where she is also Head of Reviews.

 

“[Becky Tipper’s ‘The Rabbit’ is] an immediately likeable story,
beautifully crafted, elegantly written with all the arts of a born storyteller…
A writer of real promise.”
— PAUL BAILEY and FAY WELDON
Judges for the Tom-Gallon Award

“‘Birth Stories’… is a truly excellent piece of writing…
Anybody who has ever trotted out the cliché ‘all that matters is a healthy baby’ should be made to read this work…”
— MILLI HILL, founder of the Positive Birth Movement
Judge for the Mother’s Milk Writing Prize

“The flash fiction pieces were extremely penetrating and confident…
Becky Tipper’s ‘Meeting the Lobster’ genuinely takes the reader through a journey of increasing emotional identification…”
— A.L. KENNEDY
Judge for the Bridport Prize