Broken on the Inside is Phil Sloman’s first solo collection, and contains four previously anthologised tales: “Discomfort Food,” “The Man Who Fed the Foxes,” “There Was an Old Man, Virtually Famous,” along with the previously unpublished title story.

Phil Sloman’s work has appeared in multiple anthologies. In 2017 he was nominated for a British Fantasy Award in the Best Newcomer category, for his novella Becoming David. Broken on the Inside is available now and can be ordered from

“She explored the landscape of her body, the raised contours of her ribs giving way to the flat drift of her stomach as her fingers ventured towards her navel. It was waiting for her there, located to the left of her belly button. The incision.”

From Broken on the Inside