My novella, The Plankton Collector, is out in the world. Flying free, as of today.
I”m very proud of this wee book.
Read about it here
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I am just back from a few days of rest and inspiration in Paris. Here’s a pic:
Friday Story no 3 is coming later this week, so do come back and read that.
Climate change is a huge challenge for our world. It has inspired a new genre of fiction – cli-fi.
This is launch week for the new climate fiction anthology published by Retreat West Books, Nothing Is As It Was.
I’m proud to have a story in this anthology, all profits from which will be given to the climate change charity Earth Day Network.
I also wrote a piece about the inspiration for my story for the blog tour for the launch, which you can read here. Why not follow the whole blog tour and, even better, buy the book!
I have a story forthcoming in an anthology of weird stories – #Normal Deviation
I wrote my story, Conjuring Tricks, in response to a strange picture. We were asked to discard our first and second ideas and go with the third. I really liked this approach. My third idea was for a story about two characters waiting to audition for places in a painting by Hieronymus Bosch.
The anthology is all set to go, but first there’s a crowdfunding campaign underway. Your chance to support weird stories!
I’m absolutely delighted to have been awarded a place on the 2018 Literature Wales Mentoring Scheme for emerging writers.
I’ll be back at Tŷ Newydd for a week’s course with fellow Mentees later this month, so watch this space for further news after that.
In the meantime I’ll be revisiting the work I’ve done so far on my Bosch stories (see my About page) and planning where I’m going next in that world!