TOBY LITT is one of the authors featured in Being Dad, winner of the 2016 Saboteur Award for Best Anthology. He is the author of four collections of stories, eight novels and, most recently, a book of essays, Mutants. His latest book of stories, Life-Like, also published by Seagull Press, was shortlisted for the Edge Hill Prize. Toby teaches creative writing at Birkbeck College. His website is at