Please, if you have any great book recs for kids aged 11-17y, fic or non-fic, then I'd love to hear from you!
THE STONE BABY is published at Blue Five Notebook, with author commentary about the lithopedion.
The Bridport 2015 results are out.
A few years ago, I read a story about an anchoress.
Flash fiction in the National Flash Fiction Day anthology, 2014.
The other day I looked at my grey hair and receding gums and thought, I’m sure I was about twenty last time I checked. Or thirty. Either way, this weird little middle-aged face is something new. I also thought, it’s been an age since I had a story published, and I should get on with …
I’ve heard a lot about ‘plotters and pantsers’ — there are enough articles (sss, ssss), and obviously my favourite would be this one, but that’s not how I write. My stories come fully formed. They arrive. They filter through the clouds, fall through the clear bit between the clouds and me, plonk themselves in my head …
Flash fiction online at Metazen.
Comment on collaborative fiction, online at Northwrite.
"Why would you start on a career if it’s not just impossible, but improper, to expect payment?"
Flash fiction, available on Kindle.
So, you know that scene in Bridget Jones when she turns up to a party dressed as a bunny girl? I’m one of those people. I could drink black coffee for years, or live on a diet of champagne and mineral water, but when the Queen pops round for tea, she’ll catch me sucking evaporated …
Flash fiction in the NFFD 2013 anthology, SCRAPS. Available as Kindle or print copy.
Flash fiction, highly commended in Flash Mob 2013, available to read online.