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.
I've dropped some flowers onto the blog.