The Urban Volcano is a collection of illustrated short stories and flash fiction written by Börkur Sigurbjörnsson. The stories fall mainly in the genre of realistic fiction but often include an element of fantasy,
introducing interesting characters, intriguing situations or a funny dialog.
A bullfighter meets their fate outside the village pub, after having spent the night telling stories of their own heroic acts.Read on
A traveller stuck in a café in Kraków due to rain starts to fantasize about the waitresses’ phone conversations.Read on
A short story about a university professor is waiting for his connecting flight at Bogotá International Airport when he is drawn into a conversation with the man sitting besides him. Annoyed at first with being disturbed, the professor gradually becomes interested in the curious tale the man has to tell.Read on
Limerick about the love-hate relation between a car owner and public transport.Read on