Very excited to be a part of this upcoming anthology - "Wonderland" is a collection of short stories inspired by Lewis Carrol's 'Alice in Wonderland', and my short story "The Night Parade" has made the ToC. My take on the Wonderland mythos is set in Osaka, Japan, and finds a world of folkloric demons and… Continue reading Down the rabbit hole…
Incredibly excited to be a part of New Fears 2, from Titan Books, appearing alongside such amazing authors as Priya Sharma, Stephen Volk, Paul Tremblay, Aliyah Whiteley, V.H. Leslie, Ray Cluley, Kit Power, Steve Rasnic Tem (the list goes on and on...) My short story "Letters from Elodie" joins a formidable lineup, and if it's… Continue reading New Fears 2 – Letters from Elodie
One of my favourite things about being published by TTA Press is the artwork which accompanies the story. There's something really special about seeing the way someone else has interpreted your story, in a vastly different art form, and I feel like Richard Wagner has captured the essence of 'Looking for Laika' quite beautifully here.… Continue reading Looking for Laika Artwork (& new issue of Interzone out now!)
My debut novella Naming The Bones is now available for purchase over on Amazon. Hooray! As I mentioned a few days ago, Dark Minds Press are holding an official launch for Naming The Bones (alongside Mark West's new collection Things We Leave Behind) at Edge-Lit on Saturday 15th July, and you can also pick the… Continue reading Naming The Bones is here…
The new edition of Shadows and Tall Trees is now shipping, and you can order it at Amazon.co.uk in both paperback and hardback (as well as eBook). It boasts an absolutely killer lineup of writers including V.H. Leslie, Robert Shearman, Steve Rasnic Tem, Alison Moore, Conrad Williams and a host of other top-notch authors. And… Continue reading Shadows and Tall Trees 7
Is there anything more exciting than the moment your book becomes Really Real? Peter Frain has done an incredible job on the cover, which draws heavily on motifs from the story. And Ray Cluley has very kindly provided a highly complimentary cover quote. "Naming The Bones" is due to be published in July by Dark… Continue reading Cover reveal for Naming The Bones
I've already crowed about this all over social media so do forgive me for continuing my crowing over here too. But! It's big news for me. Indulge me a little longer. My debut novella 'Naming The Bones' has been picked up by Dark Minds Press as part of their novella series, alongside a quartet of… Continue reading Naming The Bones
Very pleased to say I'll be returning to Shadows & Tall Trees with my short story 'Sun Dogs', which will appear in the upcoming vol. 7. Shadows & Tall Trees is where my first ever story was published, so it means a lot to be a part of it again.
Very pleased indeed to be a part of this excellent upcoming anthology from Black Shuck Books, with my short story 'Strange as Angels'. It's due for release in October.
My short story "Terry In The Bed By The Window" will be appearing in The Black Room Manuscripts: Volume Two. All proceeds will be going to Alzheimer's Research UK, which is bloody brilliant - I'm very proud to have been able to contribute. (Also, while you're here, why don't you go check out V.H. Leslie's… Continue reading because I forgot to mention it before