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Home of the international short story forum

Thresholds is based at the University of Chichester, but aims to provide a creative and supportive space for Creative Writing and Literature students throughout the UK and beyond who are working with the Short Story form.Thresholds, holds the short story as a vital literary form in its own right, deserving of serious critical attention and acclaim.

There are many ways that members can participate in the Forum, including joining the team of bloggers, taking part in online discussions, and sharing favourite writing exercises.  An up-to-date list of online writing resources is available, along with news about upcoming short story contests and other calls for submissions. 

The Forum has regular live question and answer sessions with professional writers, agents and editors, and exclusive interviews with leading fiction writers.

The aim of Thresholds is to create a vibrant community where people can come to share their experiences, test their ideas and help one another to develop their work.