A few months ago I had an interesting meeting with Sarah Marsh from the Arts Council about the possibility of receiving a grant for a collection of stories from the London Magazine during the time Alan Ross was editor (1961-2001). The collection would also include new stories, selected through a competition. In this way, established writers would be shown alongside new voices.
The excellent Maura Dooley, Reader in Creative Writing at Goldsmiths, has also been very helpful. I am still looking for the right kind of publisher….