Writing

Root – a short story in FlashBack Fiction.

The Light of Day – a short story in The Honest Ulsterman and Short Story of the Month at Seren Books.

Something and Nothing, Pen Portrait, and Inside Out – these three stories about egg donation were commissioned by researchers at the University of Manchester. You can read them in this booklet produced by the University, and they were published in the fiction section of The Sociological Review. There are also audio versions on YouTube.

Expecting  – short story in The Lampeter Review, issue 16.

Good Enough to Eat  – prose poem in the Mom Egg Review.

My Parents Kept Almost Every Pair of Glasses They Ever Owned – a short essay in The Pygmy Giant.

The Rabbit – short story in Prole , issue 20, and featured as For Books’ Sake’s Weekend Read .

Falling Rocks – short story in Prole, issue 19.

Trash into Cash – a modern fairy tale in The Forgotten and the Fantastical 2: Modern Fables and Ancient Tales (Mother’s Milk Books).

In My Mother’s Garden – an essay in Literary Mama.

The Art of the TV Chefs – in Scraps (the National Flash Fiction Day anthology).

One Rat for Every Person – in Eating my Words (the National Flash Fiction Day anthology).

The Opposite of Metaphor – a prose poem in the Mom Egg Review.

Birth Stories – in The Story of Us: Mother’s Milk Books Writing Prize anthology (Mother’s Milk Books) and commended in the Mother’s Milk Books Writing Prize.

Meeting the Lobster – flash fiction in the Bridport Prize anthology.