Yasmin Keyani

Yasmin Keyani

Yasmin Keyani studied for a degree in Film and English Studies at the University of East Anglia in Norwich and has worked as a librarian, a bookseller and in publishing at The Women’s Press and Penguin Books in London. She loves books! She writes both fiction and non-fiction and has been published online and in print. She has won competitions for her short stories and flash fiction. Website: yasminkeyani.com Twitter: @yasminkeyani.com Instagram: vita_min8


Yasmin Keyani in 60 seconds

When did you start writing?

1980 Colchester, England

What do you love about Short Stories?

I love the need to be compact, precise and daring

Do you write in other forms?

Anything and everything

What distracts you from writing?

Family and day dreaming

Outside of writing, what are your other passions?

Photos, drawing, knitting and films

What is your favourite book?

I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith

Who are your favourite writers?

Charles Dickens, Penelope Fitzgerald and P.G. Wodehouse

Where is your dream location?

New York

What one item would you put into Room 101?

Buses that are 'not in service' when you've been waiting in the rain for hours.

Do you have any advice for new writers?

There is no magic pill for writing well, you just have to keep writing and learning as you go.

Work by Yasmin Keyani:

Mrs Moretti's Memoirs
Yasmin Keyani
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When George agrees to transcribe the memoir notes of his neighbour, Mrs Moretti, he uncovers much more than just the ramblings of a gentle old lady. Was Mrs Moretti an accessory to a notorious crime forty years ago? And is George in danger now?
Jack Black, Rat-Catcher
Yasmin Keyani
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When Jack Black, Rat-catcher and Mole destroyer by appointment to Her Majesty Queen Victoria, comes to visit he brings hope and love for broken heart

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