Fiction

We are all too young to die

My dad died at age 39. Since then I have grappled with what my self-help books would call an “unhelpful (or illogical) belief” that I would also die at that age. The circumstances that led to his death are unlikely to repeat themselves but even so, in my head my age is counted in “Years…

New work at Tincture Journal

I have new work in print! The great people at Tincture Journal accepted one of my stories for their latest edition. It is available at their website here. You can (and should) also buy a subscription which will get you a year’s worth of new writing straight to your email and into a device of…

New fiction: SWAMP Writing and Ghostlight

It’s been approximately a billion years since I’ve written here. I feel like I’ve neglected a pet. Lashings of apologies. I am back with some good news! I have some fiction out. You can read At the End of the World for free online right now at SWAMP Writing. My short story Lived In has…

What are you reading?

This is part of the regular series What Are You Reading Wednesday. It’s where we share what books are taking our fancy and whether we’d recommend them to others. Please join in. You can tell university has gone back for the year because my posts have slowed down dramatically. And my reading has taken a…