Loves writing stories, collaborating on projects and consulting on creative research

Read my blog for behind-the-scenes updates and follow me on Twitter for writing-related tweets and literary chitchat. To learn more about my work, check out my publications and ongoing projects

If you’d like to work with me or discuss a commission/workshop/mentoring session then please get in touch

 

Publications

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There & Now

There & Now: a writer’s perspective on everyday life in rural South West China.  Published by Cargo in 2015 (read on…)

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Recollections: print edition

Bilingual (Chinese/English), print edition of two.5’s award-winning iPad app.  Published by Lijiang Studio in 2016 (read on…)

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Recollections: app edition

Recollections: 12 vignettes from Lashiahi (iPad only) Published by two.5 in 2015 (read on…)

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Dirty Laundry: app edition

Dirty Laundry: an interlacing of short stories & images  (iPad only). Published by two.5 in 2015 (read on…)

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Short fiction

My short fiction in literary magazines, print & online (read on…)

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Take Tea With Turing: iPhone app edition

Take Tea With Turing contains music, animation, poetry and prose, inspired by the life and legacy of Alan Turing. (read on…)

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Interviews & readings online

Online interviews & recorded broadcasts with Viccy (read on…)

Ongoing Projects

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Spreadsheets & Moxie

Project launching September 2016 (get involved…)

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Womentoring

Free mentoring by professional literary women to talented up and coming female writers who would otherwise find it difficult to access similar opportunities. (get involved…)

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#Lexigraph

A tech start-up with a creative purpose: to get you playing with the words in the world around you (get involved…)

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The Peripatetic Studio

A curated, participatory artists blog dedicated to the spaces and places where creative people do their work (get involved…)

Past projects

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Ageing Creatively

Exploring the relationships between creativity and wellbeing in later life (tell me more…)

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Intervening Fictions

Enhancing public understanding of the kinds of differences social workers make (tell me more…)

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Write Around The Toon

Writing residencies training programme in Newcastle-Gateshead described as a ‘kraken of creativity’ (tell me more…)

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The Memory Garden

Commissioned folded map, created with Linda France and ADQ Design from a residency at the Newcastle-Gateshead Bridges Festival (tell me more…)

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Informatics Residency

My year as Leverhulme Trust writer in residence at the School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh (tell me more…)

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Bespoke(n)

Creative writing and tailoring project working with Nathalie Limon, a tailor in the East End of London, and women writers from across the UK.
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The Sauna Experience

Memory-exchange intervention created for WARMTH: a wood-fired mobile sauna and performance space designed by Bethany Wells (tell me more…)