Losslit contributor:
Sarah Wallis

Sarah Wallis is a writer based in Leeds, interested primarily in poetry and writing for the stage she has also recently had some flash fiction published by Flight Journal and the Bath Flash Fiction Anthology, To Carry Her Home. Recent poetry has been published in the Yorkshire Poetry Anthology from Valley Press and Watermarks; for Lido Lovers & Wild Swimmers by The Frogmore Press. She has held residencies at West Yorkshire Playhouse and Harrogate Theatre, which have supported and developed her plays Laridae and The Rain King.

A Box of Opal Fish

Clumsy, Western and terrified, I am the buyer. The jeweller’s workshop in Shanghai reeks of green tea and pink roses; incongruous and well past blown, clinging on, a death scent hangs about their skirts. Mr Wang, tall as a fir tree, is the maker. His dark eyes picked out by angry pinprick spots of light, […]