Monthly Archives: December 2015

Issue 2 of TNR is now available

Source: Issue 2 of TNR is now available


Issue 2 of TNR is now available



Issue 2 of The Nottingham Review is now available! Featuring original short stories by KM Elkes, Brent van Staalduinen, Samantha Baldassari, Neil Campbell, Jonathan Pinnock, Marie Hanna Curran, Matthew Jakubowski, Pam Plumb, and Flo Ward. Cover photograph by Masatoshi Hashiya.

You can read it online here.

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Winning story in @mothpublishing Northern Crime One #Northerncrime Anthology

Northern Crime ONE front copy

Finally, after weeks of supressed excitement, I can share my news that my story ‘Memento Mori’ features in the Moth Publishing Northern Crime One anthology as one of twenty winning stories. It’s available as a Kindle download as well as in paperback from Amazon.

I wrote the story after attending the Northumbria University sponsored CrimeStory Weekend in 2014. A workshop I attended during the weekend, led by renowned crime author Margaret Murphy , gave me inspiration for the story. Soon after, Moth announced the competition for novelists and short story writers and I was able to submit my story.

It has been a long wait to find out if I was a winner, but well worth the wait! It’s wonderful to have my writing recognised as being worthy of publication. I hope you enjoy the stories in this fabulous anthology.