Chris Power


Chris Power lives and works in London. His Brief Survey of the Short Story has appeared in the Guardian since 2007. His fiction has been published in the Stinging Fly, the Dublin Review and the White Review. Mothers is his first book.


34. The Power of the Short Story: Chris Power and Jennifer O’Connell Sold Out

The Magpie Inn

Since 2007, Chris Power has been writing “A brief survey of the short story” in The Guardian. After a decade examining in forensic detail the strengths and weaknesses of so many practitioners of the short form, what happens when you turn your hand to it yourself? He has – justly – been compared to Alice […]