The Lucky Ones by Julianne Pachico
The Lucky Ones is the debut collection of short stories by UEA writer Julianne Pachico and has recently been published by Faber & Faber. Julianne grew up in Cali in Columbia. In 2013 she graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA, where she is currently studying for a PhD in Creative & Critical Writing. In 2014 her story The Tourists was published as a special edition by Daunt Books and in 2015 her story Lucky was longlisted for the Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award. Both Lucky and The Tourists were included in the anthology Best British Short Stories 2015. Her work has previously been published in a number of journals including Lighthouse and The New Yorker.