Tag: Young Writer Award
Torrey Peters became the first trans woman to be nominated for the £30,000 Women’s Prize for Fiction, which was contested in an anonymous open letter by the Wild Woman Writing Club.
“I thought that if I let anyone in, they’d find out what was broken about me. And then not only would they know, I’d know too.”
Dealing with issues of parental love (or the lack thereof), blame, homosexuality, self-loathing, love, loss, illness, trust and lies, Nightingale is somehow about nothing and everything all at once.