Winter Readings: ‘A Prolonged Kiss’ by Jonathan Gibbs.

Jonathan Gibbs reads an extract from ‘A Prolonged Kiss’, featured in Issue Twelve of The Lonely Crowd.


Jonathan Gibbs is the author of ‘Randall’ (Galley Beggar Press) and ‘The Large Door’ (Boiler House). His short stories have been anthologised in Best British Short Stories 2014 and 2015, and shortlisted for the inaugural White Review Short Story Prize, and he curates the online short story project A Personal Anthology, in which a weekly guest picks and introduces a dozen favourite stories. He teaches creative writing at City, University of London.

Image by Jo Mazelis.