Mehreen Ahmed

13 May

May Flower Contest Fiction Winner: “The Phases of the Moon: One Sentence Story” by Mehreen Ahmed

13 May

May Flower Contest Fiction Winner: “The Phases of the Moon: One Sentence Story” by Mehreen Ahmed

3 May

Mehreen Ahmed

3 Apr

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Mehreen Ahmed is an Australian novelist. Her historical fiction, The Pacifist, is a Drunken Druid’s Editor’s Choice. Gatherings, is nominated for the James Tait Black Prize for fiction. Her short and flash fiction have won in The Waterloo Short Story Festival, Cabinet-of-Heed stream-of-consciousness Challenge, shortlisted by Cogito Literary Journal Contest, shortlisted by Litteratuer RW for Litt Prize, finalist in the Fourth Adelaide Literary Award Contest. A Best of Cafelit 8,three-time nominated for The Best of the Net Awards, nominated for the Pushcart Prize Award. Also, critically acclaimed by Midwest Book Review, DD Magazine, The Wild Atlantic Book Club to name a few. She is contributing editor and jury to the KM Anthru International Prize of the Litterateur Redefining World Magazine and a featured writer for Flash Fiction North and Connotation Press. Her Toads on Lily Pads was curated by Cambridge Press on Muck Rack. She is widely published online and…

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She, an essay written by Mehreen Ahmed at Spillwords.com

14 Mar

My radical take on INternational Women’s Day.

Mehreen Ahmed

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She, an essay written by Mehreen Ahmed at Spillwords.com

14 Mar

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She, an essay written by Mehreen Ahmed at Spillwords.com

14 Mar

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Mehreen Ahmed

1 Feb

A Review of Gatherings

5 Jan

Mehreen Ahmed


 Read My rating:Gatherings
by Mehreen Ahmed (Goodreads Author)
Josie Sciascio-Andrews‘s review Jan 02, 2022

Gatherings is a perfectly crafted, eclectic collection of short stories written by author Mehreen Ahmed. They are tales that draw us deeply into worlds and plots mirroring reality, yet often leave us haunted by fantastical turns of events.
The stories are set in different parts of the world, yet capture our imaginations and our hearts with their magic of rendering our common humanity. I loved the clarity of description and the immediacy of the characters creating an intimate knowing of them and their struggles.
These are fictional accounts of both tragic and happy moments of human existence, braided into a poignant collection of delightful stories you will love delving into over and over again.
I have read much fiction over my lifetime. These are some of the best written tales I have ever read…

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A Review of Gatherings

5 Jan


 Read My rating:Gatherings
by Mehreen Ahmed (Goodreads Author)
Josie Sciascio-Andrews‘s review Jan 02, 2022

Gatherings is a perfectly crafted, eclectic collection of short stories written by author Mehreen Ahmed. They are tales that draw us deeply into worlds and plots mirroring reality, yet often leave us haunted by fantastical turns of events.
The stories are set in different parts of the world, yet capture our imaginations and our hearts with their magic of rendering our common humanity. I loved the clarity of description and the immediacy of the characters creating an intimate knowing of them and their struggles.
These are fictional accounts of both tragic and happy moments of human existence, braided into a poignant collection of delightful stories you will love delving into over and over again.
I have read much fiction over my lifetime. These are some of the best written tales I have ever read. It is no wonder Mehreen Ahmed continues to achieve worldwide recognition.