Starfish in Fictive Dream

Online magazine Fictive Dream is dedicated to the short story. They look to promote writing which 'ensures that readers never slip out of the fictional world or dream that a writer creates'. The site is absolutely beautiful, presenting each story with an appropriate visual image in a careful, visually pleasing layout. So I was delighted that in July they published my story, Starfish. [READ MORE]

Name Label in Overground Underground

Overground Underground is a new magazine of experimental and community art and literature based in the North of England. Issue One launched on the 15th September and includes my story, Name Label. Half of the profits of this edition will go to the charity Young Minds, who describe themselves as 'the UK’s leading charity fighting … Continue reading Name Label in Overground Underground

50 Book Recommendations

Whether you want inspiration for Christmas presents, or ideas for what to read to complete your GoodReads challenge, or you'd just like to laugh at my bad taste to cheer you up on a grey day, I thought this might be a good time to post a list of 50 of my favourite books...