This site requires JavaScript to be enabled to work properly. Please check your settings and try again.
Elizabeth Baines

Elizabeth Baines

Manchester, UK

Elizabeth Baines's stories have been published widely in magazines and anthologies, and her collection, Balancing on the Edge of the World, is published by Salt. Salt also publish her two novels, Too Many Magpies and The Birth Machine. She is also a prizewinning playwright for radio and stage.

7 min read

A Glossary Of Bread

A story that explores a woman's restless childhood through the various types of bread she encountered.

10 min read

Compass And Torch

A boy goes on a camping trip with his estranged father.

8 min read


Then one year she started falling ...