Author photograph © Josh Wool

Darley Stewart is a Scottish-Korean fiction writer based in New York, represented by Chris Bucci at CookeMcDermid. She is at work on her first novel. Her shorter pieces have appeared in Tin House (online), Joyland Magazine, Funhouse Magazine (UK, online), The Ocean State Review, Flapperhouse, The Brooklyn Rail, The Battersea Review, Electric Literature and elsewhere. Darley Stewart is the recipient of a 2016 Fiction International Fellowship from Seoul Art Space and 2015 Ocean State Fiction Scholarship from The University of Rhode Island. An alumnus of Brandeis University and The University of Edinburgh, she gives regular readings in New York City – most recently at Les Bleus Salon, Ditmas Lit, The Freya Project, KGB and Manhattanville Reading Series – and has completed a residency at Seoul Art Space.



All prose copyrighted © 2018 by Darley Stewart. Please note that the prose selections you see on this website are excerpts. Everything here is a "sampler," short paragraphs pulled from longer stories or novellas, some published in print or online reviews, some still awaiting their forever home. The samplers are intended to showcase characters in their pure form and are typically not examples of micro-fiction (or flash fiction) except where specifically indicated.

All photographs on this site taken by Darley Stewart with the exception of Josh Wool's author photograph, Jason Rice sequence photographs, the can of Coca-Cola, my friends' artwork and D no. 6, created by London designer David McBryde.