Nod Ghosh

Novels, short fiction & poetry


Nod Ghosh lives in Christchurch, New Zealand, and completed a creative writing course at the Hagley Writers' Institute. Short stories and poems have been accepted for the New Zealand publications, JAAM, Landfall, Takahe, Headland, The Christchurch Press and Flash Frontier.

Work has also been accepted by TheGayUK, The Citron Review, Brilliant Flash Fiction, Firefly magazine, MiNDFOOD and Penduline Press.

Nod's work is featured in the anthology Love on the Road 2015 (Liberties Press, Dublin.) Purchase through the links below:

Liberties Press

The novel The Iris Tattoo was completed with support from Norman Bilbrough through the New Zealand Society of Authors mentorship scheme.

Nod  is currently an associate editor for Flash Frontier.

Years ago, an aunt urged Nod to take up writing. On thanking the aunt for her perceptive insight, Nod was told, "Oh, it wasn't to do with the way you write. You were born on the 23rd of April, such an auspicious date, the Bard's birthday. I felt you ought to be a writer too."




  • Here is an interview with Jonathan Cardew at Connotation Press, about Leeds, flatus-filtering knickers and sea creatures that look like 'anatomically accurate representations of female genitalia'.