Writing a novel: Both marathon and relay race

This week I was delighted to hear that a flash piece of mine is being published on the patreon of Black Hare Press. It's been 9 months since my last publication. That's enough time to incubate a baby, but not quite enough time (in my case) to finish a first novel. Over the past 9 … Continue reading Writing a novel: Both marathon and relay race

Stories of Survival

I forgot to post about this anthology when it was published in August 2021. When this was published I was knee-deep in emergency communications for COVID-19. At that time words for me were all about persuasion - convincing people to wear masks, to contact register and to get vaccinated. It wasn't all about the language, … Continue reading Stories of Survival

Twice not shy, ‘Writing Naked’

Twice not Shy anthology

I have a couple of flash fiction pieces published in the upcoming anthology 'Twice Not Shy' by local legends Night Parrot Press. My work in that anthology is different to a lot of things I've written before because it's not speculative - the stories are based strongly on life and my own experience. They both … Continue reading Twice not shy, ‘Writing Naked’