Writing

Published Work

Puffballs – Stroud Short Stories, Nov 20
The Leopard Cup – Virtual Zine, Sept 20
Cilla and Carybdis – Reflex Fiction, Sept 20
A Chicken Dinner – Storgy Magazine, Sept 20
Nap of the Cloth – National Flash Fiction Day, June 20
Abandoned Dogs – Ellipsis Zine, Apr 20
The Car Park – Potato Soup Journal, Feb 20 (Selected for Potato Soup Anthology, 2021)
Creel – Spelk Fiction, Feb 20
Chameleons – Pithead Chapel, Feb 20
Vanilla – The Cabinet of Heed, Nov 19
Man Down – Fictive Dream, Nov 19
Shrimp – Flash Fiction Festival 2019
Vanishing Man – Lunate, Sept 19
The Last Waltz – Elephants Never, Sept 19
Curdled Paint – Crepe and Penn, Aug 19
A Winter Mooring – Across the Margin, Aug 19
Sea Loch – Fictive Dream, Aug 19
Burning the Stubble – Storgy Magazine, July 19
British Wildlife – Third Edition, annotated – Spelk Fiction, July 19 *Pushcart Prize 2019 Nominated
The Dead Dog Tree – New Flash Fiction Review, July 19
Mole Trap – Burningword Literary Journal, July 19
Canada – Blake Jones Review, July 19 *Best Small Fictions 2020 Nominated
Giants, Bending Genres, June 19 *Chosen by Best Microfiction 2020
Salt & Vinegar Tongues, Spelk Fiction, June 19
A Girl like Shirley, Fictive Dream, June 19
The Lake, Fictive Dream, April 19
A New Face, Cabinet of Heed, March 19
Scream without Sound – Ghost Parachute, Feb 19
Done Paris, Spelk Fiction, Feb 19
Holly’s Party, Ellipsis Zine, Jan 19
Rose Petals on the Bed, Fictive Dream, Jan 19 *BIFFY 2018-19 Nominated
You’ve Never Lived, Spelk Fiction, Dec 18
Blueberry Muffins, Cabinet of Heed, Dec 18
Signum Crucis, Spelk Fiction, Nov 18
The Night Fisher, Riggwelter, Nov 18
Under the Paint, Fictive Dream, Oct 18
The Waller, The Bangor Literary Review, May 18
Hangers On, Cabinet of Heed, April 18
Camp Out, Former Cactus, Apr 18
Adagietto for String Section and Solo Harp, Cabinet of Heed, Feb 18
A Gathering of Driftwood, Fictive Dream, Jan 18
Two Fish and One Chips, Cabinet of Heed, Jan 18
Sculpted Bones, Riggwelter and Stroud Short Stories Sept 17
Canoe, Reflex Fiction, June 17

Competition Success

2021

Second Date on a Hill Walk – To Hull and Back, Longlist, Sept 21 and Stroud Short Stories, Shortlist, Oct 21
A Further Education – Bath Flash Fiction Novella-in-Flash, Longlisted, March 21
Circumstantial – Graffiti Magazine, Highly Commended, Feb 21

2020

Salesman of the Week – Reflex Fiction, Long list, Dec 20
Puffballs – Stroud Short Stories, Top Ten, Nov 20
The Orange Tree – Finalist, London Independent Story Prize, June 20

2019

Queen of the Mermaids, To Hull and Back, Shortlist, Sept 19
Bin Day, Ad Hoc Fiction, Winning Entry, Jul 19
Burning The Stubble, Stroud Short Stories, Top Ten, May 19.

2018

Dragonfly, Poetry Pulse, Poet of the Year 18
Up and Over Bacon Butty, Poetry Pulse, Poet of the Year 18
Fashion in Men’s Footwear – Late 20th Century, Hull and Back (Highly Comm.), Oct 18
Fashion in Men’s Footwear -Late 20th Century, Stroud Short Stories, Top Ten, May 18
A Brief History of Time in our House, Ad Hoc Fiction, Winning Entry, May 18, *Chosen by Best Microfiction 2019
Winter Garden, Ad Hoc Fiction, Winning Entry, Feb 18
The Waller, Ad Hoc Fiction, Jan 18
Plant in Full Sun, Bath Flash Fiction longlisted

2017

A Gathering of Driftwood, *Winning Entry, Farnham Short Story 2017
How would you rate your Overall Experience, Scale of 1-5, Ad Hoc Fiction, Winning Entry, Dec 17
Cactus in the Window, Poetry Pulse, Winner – June 17

2016

Ice Breaks, Poetry Pulse, Winner – Nov 16
Sculpted Bones, Stroud Short Stories, Top Ten, Nov 16
A Kiss of Sorts, Ad Hoc Fiction, Winning Entry, Oct 16
Cold Comfort, Poetry Pulse, Winner – July 16
Death Rattle, Ad Hoc Fiction, Winning Entry, Apr 16

2015

Animal Movement, Poetry Pulse, Winner – Nov 15 

Anthologies

Beguiled By A Wild Thing, Reflex Fiction Vol 4
The Potato Soup Journal Anthology 2021
The Bending Genres Anthology 2018-19
Best Microfiction 2020
Flash Fiction Festival – 2019
Best Microfiction 2019
Stroud Short Stories, volume 2, Aug 18
Things Left and Found by the Side of the Road
To Hull and Back Short Story Anthology 2018
Barely Casting A Shadow, Reflex Fiction Vol 1
The Slad Brook Chapbook, Nocturnes