Go The Way Your Blood Beats by Michael Amherst
Go The Way Your Blood Beats: On Truth, Bisexuality And Desire is the first book by UEA alumnus Michael Amherst and is published by Repeater Books this week. Michael gained his BA from Oxford University and graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA in 2007. He is currently working on a novel as part of a PhD at Birkbeck, University of London. His short fiction has appeared in publications including The White Review and Contrappasso and been longlisted for the BBC Opening Lines and Bath Short Story Prize, and shortlisted for the Bridport Prize. His essays and reviews have appeared in the Guardian, New Statesman, Attitude, the Spectator and Versopolis: European Review of Poetry, Books and Culture, among others.