The Phare - a lovely old English word for lighthouse or beacon to guide seafarers - is the exciting new UK lit mag edited by Steven John and Claire Harrison. I'm delighted to have a story in the launch issue. You can read 'Is It My Hammered Heart?' - which I performed at Stroud Short … Continue reading “Is It My Hammered Heart?” – a new story in brand new UK online litmag: The Phare
It's been almost exactly a year since the publication of my debut collection of short stories, Witches Sail in Eggshells, by Reflex Press. I've been thrilled with the response and support the book has received - snippets from the many reviews are set out here. And this month I was completely stunned to win Best … Continue reading Saboteur Award Success!
With the cover designer, Laura Pashby (@circleofpines) Not sure where to start with the last month, to be honest, it's been a bit of a whirlwind. The launch of Witches Sail in Eggshells was wonderful for me, celebrating the launch of my debut collection with so many friends and family. Other than a rather wrinklier than anticipated cake, it couldn't … Continue reading So much news!