Publications and Prizes

Publications

Dark Lane Anthology, Volume 6‘The Day the Other Dad Died’,
Dark Lane Anthology Vol. 6, 2018

Flight Journal, Issue 5‘Rabbit is my Name’
Flight Journal, Issue 5, 2017

sguar(di)versi, Vol 4‘I Probably Am a Lonely One’
(reprint),
sguar(di)versi Vol. 4, 2017

Best British Short Stories 2017, edited by Nicholas Royle (Salt)‘As You Follow’
Best British Short Stories 2017 (Salt)

Supernatural Tales 34‘The Dogs Aren’t Barking’
Supernatural Tales, 2017
(print, e-book)

Reckoning 1‘Wolphinia’
Reckoning, 2016
(print, e-book, online)
Interview.

Litro #158, December 2016‘Tidelines’
Litro Magazine, 2016
(print, online)

Firewords Quarterly #7‘Mom2’
Firewords Quarterly, Issue 7, 2016

HISSAC short story competition 2016‘Grow Your Gorilla’
HISSAC Short Story Competition 2016 (online)

The Elbow Room Prize 2016The Elbow Room Prize  Anthology, 2016
Excerpt.
Judges’ report.

Stockholm Review‘Mammals, I Think We Are Called’
The Stockholm Review of Literature, 2016

Brighton Prize 2016, Stories from Rattle Tales‘As You Follow’
Brighton Prize & Stories from Rattle Tales anthology 2016 (pub 2017)

Flakes of a Fire‘As You Follow
Flakes of a Fire Anthology,  Aurora Poetry and Short Fiction Competition 2016

Litro‘The Yellow Sun
Litro Online, 2015

Ambit 222‘When You Fell
Ambit Issue 222

Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #33‘Ape Songs
Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, No. 33, 2015
Interview

Bare Fiction issue 5‘Even Birds Dream’
Bare Fiction, Issue 5, 2015

The Queen's Head - a literary zine‘Moonlighter’
The Queen’s Head, Issue 6, 2015.

Mslexia, issue 61‘Are You Cold, Monkey? Are You Cold?’
Mslexia, Issue 61, 2014.
Judge, Nicci Gerrard’s report.

Riptide Volume 10‘Crying Under a Bush
Riptide Journal, Volume 10

Mslexia, issue 53 cover‘Thin’
Mslexia, Issue 53, 2012
Judge, Ann VanderMeer’s report. 

Global Short Story Competition February 2012‘The Scarlet Ape’
The Global Short Story Competition, February 2012 (online)

Prizes

  • ‘Funeral’, Shortlist, TSS Press, Flash Fiction Competition, autumn 2017.
  • Grow your Gorilla‘, Highly Commended, HISSAC Short Story Competition 2016.
  • Grow your Gorilla‘, Bridport Prize short story shortlist 2016.
  • I Probably Am a Lonely One,’ 3rd Prize Short Fiction, The Elbow Room, 2016. 
  • As You Follow‘, 3rd Prize Short Fiction, Aurora Poetry and Short Fiction competition 2016.
  • As You Follow‘, selected for Rattle Tales, Brighton Fringe. Festival Show, 2016. Read Sarah Hegarty’s review.
  • Blank‘, Highly Commended, Manchester Fiction Prize 2015.
  • When you Fell‘, 3rd Prize, Ambit Short Fiction Competition 2015.
  • ‘Lessons in Love’, Longlisted, HISSAC Short Story Competition 2014.
  •  ‘All the Shapes of Love’, Shortlisted, Mslexia Short Story Competition 2013. 
  • ‘Moonlighter’, Longlisted, HISSAC Short Story Competition 2013. 
  • ‘The Scarlet Ape’, Highly commended, The Global Short Story Competition, February 2012. 
  • Trust’, Commended, Leaf Books Short Story Competition 2009.