About

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I live in Norwich, UK. I write flash fiction, short stories, accidental prose poetry.

Bridport Prize Flash Fiction Shortlist, 2015

First Prize – Bath Flash Fiction Award, October 2016

Nominated for Best Small Fictions 2017 (by Bath Flash Fiction Award, for One In Twenty-Three)

First Prize – Reflex Fiction, September 2017.

Nominated for Best Small Fictions 2018 (by National Flash Fiction Day Anthology, for Sleep Is A Beautiful Colour)

Stories in or forthcoming in To Carry Her Home (Bath Flash Anthology Vol 1), Flash Frontier, National Flash Fiction Day Anthology¬†Sleep Is A Beautiful Colour (title story), Flash Flood Journal, Hanoi Moi newspaper, Bath Flash Festival Anthology, Connotation Press, A Wild & Precious Life anthology, (b)OINK zine, Short Edition (story dispensing machines), Open Pen London, Ellipsis Zine anthology, Two. More in the pipeline. They need to get out more; I’m working on that. Tiny stories need a lot of time and love.

There’re fragments of a novel in a steel box in a dark part of the house where nobody goes, and I’m working on some children’s picture book texts.

Mentored by Tania Hershman through the Womentoring Project.

I owe loads to Ian Nettleton’s writing group and some wonderful online writer buddies, one or two in particular. You know who you are.

Website by Ken Elkes.