About Influx 

Influx Press is an independent publisher founded by Gary Budden and Kit Caless. We publish stories from the margins of culture, specific geographical spaces and sites of resistance that remain under explored in mainstream literature. 

Gary Budden is a writer and editor. His work has appeared in Black StaticStructo, Elsewhere, Unthology, The Quietus, Gorse, Galley Beggar Press and many more. Gary lives in Tottenham and blogs here. His debut collection, Hollow Shores is published by Dead Ink Books in October 2017. Some of his favourite writers are Niall Griffiths, M John Harrison, Rebecca Solnit, Robert Aickman and Angela Carter.

You can reach Gary on gary@influxpress.com

Kit Caless

Kit Caless is a writer and editor based in Hackney Downs. He regularly contributes to magazines such Vice and The Quietus and is the author of the valuable thesis, Spoon's Carpets: An Appreciation (Vintage/Square Peg 2016). Some of his favourite writers are ZZ Packer, JG Ballard, Junot Diaz, Nicola Barker and Washington Cucurto.

You can reach Kit on kit@influxpress.com

Sanya Semakula

Sanya Semakula is editorial assistant at Influx Press. She is a short story writer and editor based in East London, her work can be found online at LossLit or in print anthology Flamingo Land and Other Stories. Some of her favourite writers are Zola Neale Hurston, Ana Castillo, Toni Morrison and June Jordan.

You can reach Sanya on sanya@influxpress.com