Short stories (online)

Is It My Hammered Heart? The Phare, August 2020

Hagstone, (sample story from Witches Sail in Eggshells), June 2019

Piñata, The Mechanics Institute Review Online, April 2018

Inches Apart, The Mechanics Institute Review Online, May 2017

The Human Bird, The Nottingham Review, March 2017

Labour of Love, For Books’ Sake Weekend Read (no longer available to read online), February 2016

Short stories (print magazines/anthologies)

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Waiting for the Runners, Best British Short Stories 2018

Witches Sail in Eggshells, Bath Short Story Award anthology 2018

While the Mynah Bird Watched and Show Me What You’re Made Of, Stroud Short Stories Anthology 2, 2018

Breaking the Glass-Blower’s Heart, Bath Short Story Award anthology 2017

Hagstone, Fresher Writing (the Fresher Prize anthology 2017)

The Human Bird, Elbow Room 18, 2016

Las Pozas, Woven Tale Press (also read online here), September 2016

While The Mynah Bird Watched, Halo magazine, Issue 1, July 2016

The Wetshod Child, Kindred magazine, Fall/Winter 2015

The Bronze Garden, Stroud Short Stories Anthology 2011-2016, you can read online here)

Arbor Alma, Hark magazine Issue 4, March 2015.

Short stories (standalone volumes)

Waiting For The Runners, TSS Publishing September 2017

Long Gone Mary, published by InShort Stories (AUS)  August 2016


Treasured, Surely, Longlisted in the Exeter Story Prize 2020

Rare and Strange, Shortlisted in the Bridport Prize, 2020

Witches Sail in Eggshells, Shortlisted and Local Prize Winner, Bath Short Story Award 2018

Hen, Longlisted Exeter Short Story Award 2018

Lobster Scissors, Shortlisted Frome Short Story Competition 2018, Longlisted HISSAC 2017

The Day You Asked Me, Longlisted, Yeovil Literary Prize 2017

Breaking the Glass-blower’s Heart, Commended, and winner of the Local Prize, Bath Short Story Award 2017

Piñata, Shortlisted, Exeter Story Prize 2017

Hagstone, Winner: The Fresher Prize 2017 for Short Story

The Thing With Feathers, Specially Commended, Elbow Room Prize 2016

While The Mynah Bird Watched, Longlisted, Flash 500 Short Story Competition 2016

Long-gone Mary, Shortlisted, Frome Festival Short Story Competition 2015

The Bronze Garden, Shortlisted, Fiction Desk Newcomer Prize, 2015

Tiny Broken Horses, Longlisted, Highlands & Islands Short Story Competition 2014

Recordings – interview & reading of ‘While The Mynah Bird Watched’ – reading of ‘Show Me What You’re Made Of’