Published Work

Stories About Penises

On Thursday 28th November, my short memoir piece, Too Much Tea, will be published in Guts Publishing’s first anthology, edited by Julianne Ingles. You can read more about it here on their website, and be sure to check out the blogs on the website too, for my piece on Truth in Fiction and Memoir as well as some fascinating pieces from the other contributors.

It can be found on Amazon UK here – and Amazon US here, or odered direct from the Guts Publishing website.

Me Too Short Stories

I am really excited to be able to tell you that I’m my short story was published in an anthology on September 2nd, 2019.

Me Too Short Stories: An Anthology 
Crimes against women, tales of retribution and healing

The anthology is edited by Elizabeth Zelvin and will be published by Level Best Books. 

No one who knows me will be surprised to discover it’s a revenge story.

Me Too : Short Stories

You can read more about it here on the anthology website

It can be found on Amazon UK and Amazon US in ebook and paperback formats.

It will be my very first published short story. I had a story shortlisted for the Asham Award in 2008, which encouraged me to take writing more seriously.. A couple more have been shortlisted – but this is my first accepted for publication. I am really thrilled, because I have long wanted to write about the Liverpool I knew. Even though the story is very much fiction, it does – I hope – evoke something of the people and the place I loved.

A Savage Art

My first novel, A Savage Art, was published by Fahrenheit Press in October 2016.  It’s a psychological thriller about Kate Savage, a textile artist who….did I mention I write revenge stories? I think I did.

You can buy it here at Amazon in ebook or paperback

You can buy the ebook or paperback here directly from Fahrenheit Press

You can even buy this gorgeous hardback edition directly from Fahrenheit