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July Forever

In my last post, I started unfolding my five projects in five places – one on the water, one on land, one in a box, one in envelopes and one under the eye and wing of my mentor Clare Pollard.   711 more words


Event Review - Short Shrift Short Story Showcase July FF 3rd July 2015

Short Shrift – A presentation of work

Litfest’s contribution to July’s First Friday was months in the making. Earlier this year a group of writers set out on a short story writing course commissioned by Litfest and directed by Jenn Ashworth. 435 more words

Event Review

July First Friday - Short Shrift A Presentation of Work

This Friday 7pm @The Storey in Lancaster – there is a chance to attend a very unique event…..

Short Shrift

A vindictive May Queen…
An unwanted inheritance… 106 more words


this skin I'm in

Not every tattoo has a glamourous backstory. I technically have three, and the first was essentially a trial run because I had an idea for a small piece and a tattooist friend happened to have a little time free on a particular day.  1,050 more words

It's Personal

Cold Light – Jenn Ashworth

One of my reading highlights last year was undoubtedly Jenn Ashworth’s debut novel A Kind of Intimacy, a wonderful dark book which featured one of my favourite things – the unreliable narrator. 1,158 more words


The Books We Keep Meaning To Read...

Why do we save books for that elusive rainy day? This is something I have been pondering a lot of late and decided that I need to address in my own reading habits. 606 more words

Random Savidgeness

Poor Souls’ Light; Seven Curious Tales

Almost a year ago I told you about a collection of short stories entitled The Longest Night; Five Curious Tales. These were just the right sort of ghostly tales you need around Christmas and saw some authors I love such as Jenn Ashworth, Alison Moore and Emma Jane Unsworth who collectively self published it and went on spooky nights here there and everywhere telling these tales and discussing ghost stories. 1,016 more words