Urban Volcano

Fiction by Börkur Sigurbjörnsson

Flash fiction

Seeking monarch

Seeking monarch — Illustration by Börkur Sigurbjörnsson
Illustration by Börkur Sigurbjörnsson

Job tile

  • Monarch

Essential qualities

  • Born at the right time to the right parents.

Desired qualities

  • Good table manners.
  • Literacy is a plus.

We offer

  • Unquestioned loyalty.

Börkur is an avid storyteller with a keen eye for quirky characters, funny dialogs and vivid scenario descriptions. Much of his writing falls within the genre of realistic fiction and his stories are more often than not based on real events in the author’s life. Although the tales contain grains of truth, they are melded with fiction, making the reader curious to know the line between reality and fantasy.