Read by Ben Crystal
Night Thoughts by Helen Simpson was published in the latest issue of Granta (115) - The F(eminism) Word Issue. To read the story, you're going to have to buy the magazine, but in the mean time we have Ben Crystal's dramatic reading below, and there's a short film in response to the story online here: http://www.granta.com/Online-Only/Night-Thoughts
Helen Simpson is the author of five collections of short stories, the most recent of which is In-Flight Entertainment. Her previous books include Four Bare Legs in a Bed and Other Stories and Hey Yeah Right Get a Life.