Creative Non Fiction

The Blanket Room Star Tribune (Nov 2010) Tales from NICU

Mind the GapMamalode (Nov 2016) Siblings of children with disabilities sometimes have to step up

Travels with Cape & CaneThe London Reader (Winter, 2017) Travelling in Transylvania with my vampire obsessed teenager with additional needs

Extract from Memoir-in-Progress – Published in Use Your Words: A Writing Guide for Mothers by Kate Hopper

He got his Fangs – shortlisted in Winchester Festival Memoir Contest 2017, also shortlisted at Fish Memoir Prize 2019. What happened when my teenage vampire got a blood disorder. Hoping to get this essay published somewhere soon – watch this space!

Short Stories

Resume – Runner up in The Writers & Artists Short Story Competition Scroll down to find the story

Departures – Winner of the 1k Word Challenge (Dec 2018) with judges comments here

Target Weight – Winner of Retreat West Creating Complex Characters Competition (Nov 2017)

The Eleventh Hour – Published in Silver Apples Magazine, Redemption Issue.

The Stutter – Nominated for a Pushcart Prize! Published in Retreat West Future Shock anthology

The Baggage Handler – Shortlisted in 1k Word Challenge (Sept 2019) and commended at Strands Lit Magazine competition

Brand New with Tags – Second place in 1k Word Challenge (June 2019) with judges comments here.

Flash Fiction

How your Birthday Unfolded – due to be published by Storgy. Link when available!

Two Ostomates – Second place in Brilliant Flash Fiction contest 2019. Scroll down to read my story.

The Bone House – First place in the London Independent Story Prize Also scroll down and see my other highly commended story The Folding Stuff on the same webpage.

Two Hairdressers – published in Lucent Dreaming Issue 5

Cold Cream – Published in Spelk Fiction, March 2019

Ward Rounds – Published in New Flash Fiction Review, Issue 16, March 2019

School Gates – Highly recommended The London Independent Story Prize (Winter, 2018) Scroll down to find the story. Also read my interview with LISP here.

Mercy Dash – Shortlisted Retreat West Photo Flash Challenge Scroll down to find the story


Wanton BoysThe Wild Word (October 2019)

First ChristmasThe Wild Word (December 2018)

Not an EmergencyHighly commended Poetry Nook 1

Five – Published in Milestones, the Poetry Anthology