Siân Griffiths

Siân Griffiths lives in Ogden, Utah, where she teaches creative writing at Weber State University. Her work has appeared in The Georgia Review, Prairie Schooner, Cincinnati Review, and American Short Fiction(online), among other publications. Her debut novel Borrowed Horses was a semi-finalist for the 2014 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award. Her second novel Scrapple and her short fiction chapbook The Heart Keeps Faulty Time are forthcoming in 2020. Currently, she reads fiction as part of the editorial teams at Barrel house and American Short Fiction.

Works

Book Publications

  • Scrapple, Pittsburgh, Braddock Avenue Press, 2020. 
  • The Drum, Like the Heart, Keeps Faulty Time, Bull City Press, 2020. 
  • Borrowed Horses: A Novel, New Rivers Press, 2013.

Film Consulting

  • Film consultant. Outside In. Feature film. Written and directed by Lynn Shelton. Starring Edie Falco and Jay Duplass. Premiered at 2017 Toronto International Film Festival.
  • Screenplay consultant. The Night Stalker. Feature film. Written and directed by Megan Griffiths. Starring Lou Diamond Philips. Premiered at The Frida Cinema, Santa Ana, CA.
  • Screenplay consultant. Lucky Them. Feature film. Written by Huck Botko and Emily Wachtel. Directed by Megan Griffiths. Starring Toni Collette, Thomas Haden Church, and Oliver Platt. Premiered at 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.
  • Screenplay consultant. Eden. Feature film. Written by Megan Griffiths and Richard B. Phillips. Directed by Megan Griffiths. Starring Jamie Chung and Beau Bridges. Premiered at 2012 South By Southwest Film Festival. Winner of SxSW Audience Award.
  • Screenplay consultant. The Off Hours. Feature film. Written and directed by Megan Griffiths. Starring Amy Seimetz, Ross Partridge, and Scoot McNairy. Premiered at 2011 Sundance Film Festival.