News & Events
Events coming up
March 8th 2024: Library talk at Guildford Institute, Surrey.
What takes a story – and a writer – from a creative writing class at the Guildford Institute, to a published short story collection?
For Institute members, please book here.
March 2024: I'm delighted to be judging the Farnham Flash Fiction Competition, part of the Farnham Literary Festival. Results will be announced on March 17th.
March 13th 2024: Interview for 'Just Women' with Jackie Mitchell, Brooklands Radio
April 28th 2024: Bournemouth Writing Festival - Market your short stories as a human dynamo
How to get a short story collection published, and market it with energy and drive.
Interview with Festival director Dominic Wong here
July 19th 2024, 7pm: The Guildford Institute meets....award-winning writer, Alice Fowler
February 22nd 2024: Author talk at Woking Library, Surrey
February 18th 2024: Interview with Dave Jemitus, Brooklands Radio. Listen here
January 30th 2024: Author talk at Wokingham Library, Berkshire
November 14th 2023: Talk on short stories with author Tracy Fells, for Society of Authors' Surrey chapter
November 3rd 2023: Author talk at Guildford Library, Surrey
October 17th 2023: Book launch with author Tracy Fells, The Keep Inn, Guildford
October 11th 2023: Panellist, Fly On The Wall Zoom discussion of short stories
September 28th 2023: Author talk at Goldfinch Books, Alton, Hampshire
September 13th 2023: Waterstones book launch, Guildford
August 15th 2023: Interview with Amanny Mo and Josie Lloyd, BBC Radio Surrey & Sussex
July 6th 2023: Book launch at GUArt, Guildford
Reviews, Interviews & Articles
Review by Eithne Farry in the Daily Mail's Books section on publication day.
Review by Linda Hill, Linda's Book Bag
My Weekly magazine's 'Best New Books', Aug '23.
Included in book blogger Linda Hill's 'My Top 30 Favourite Reads 2023'
Review by Steve Whitaker, Literary Editor of The Yorkshire Times
Review by Hugh Coakley in the Guildford Dragon News
Interview for the HWA's Historia magazine.
Interview for Curtis Brown Creative
Interview for the Bookshelf Cafe News
Interview for Woking Writers' Collective
Interview with writer Sarah Hegarty
Interview with writer Gail Aldwin
Interview with poet Heather Moulson
Feature on author resilience for Pen to Print.
Feature on how Guildford inspires my writing, for Round & About magazine
Feature for Guildford Environmental Forum, how natural landscapes enhance creativity
Feature on Wells Nub News