When You Want to Hide

It’s March. WTF?! Two months of the year gone already. I’m currently sitting in my living room, typing by the blue light of the sun setting on snow. The hail is battering against the window, I’m wrapped up in 173 layers of wool and polyester and cat, and I feel… Odd. I’ve felt a bit […]

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Review Bone Ovation!

It’s at this point when I’m just overwhelmingly curious to know what all the readers of Bone Ovation think. I’ve had some lovely reviews on Goodreads, and a couple on the Waterstones and Amazon UK site too. If you’ve read Bone Ovation (and enjoyed it!) please do leave a little review for me on one […]

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2018 – A Year of Adventuring

Between Christmas and New Year, I lose myself in wistful thinking. Away from my day job writing in an office environment, I become solely focussed on what I want to do. It’s short-lived of course, as in a matter of days I have to become a square peg in a square hole again, but for […]

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How to write when you have a day job

Pondered, queried, and despaired over… This one’s a toughy, I can’t deny it. I work full time myself, but am also trying to paint my life as a poet, a novelist, and occasional features writer. I’ve had uncountable bits and pieces published here and there over the years, have just launched a collection of poetry […]

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Neon Literary Magazine

For the second time I’ve been included in an issue of Neon Literary Magazine. Having poetry publishing in Neon is always a joy – it’s an amazingly high quality magazine, a keepsake in its physical body, and a true escape in its digital form. Krishan Coupland is a star curator of the uncanny, the weird, […]

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