Stefanie Seddon grew up on a farm in New Zealand and completed a degree in English Literature at the University of Otago. In 1995, she moved to the UK where she worked in finance in the City of London. In 2014 she embarked on an MA in Creative Writing at Birkbeck, University of London.
Her short stories have since won the 2016 Bristol Short Story Prize and the Commonwealth Short Story Prize for Europe & Canada, have been shortlisted for the Royal Academy & Pin Drop Studio Short Story Award 2018, and have appeared in The Mechanics’ Institute Review, the Bristol Prize Anthology, and on Granta.com.
Stefanie is currently working on a novel inspired by the high country landscapes of her native New Zealand.