Creative Nonfiction Atticus Review

Atticus Review

I have a piece of creative nonfiction, Exit, in the wonderful Atticus Review today. Happy that it found such a good home.

Books Runner-up for the 2021 Debut Dagger

Runner-up for the 2021 Debut Dagger

I am so thrilled to be highly commended (i.e. runner-up) at the 2021 CWA Dagger Awards. And I’m so excited for my characters, that they might get the platform and readers they deserve. We all have a little party every time I sit down with them and hopefully we will get to share our adventures …

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Creative Nonfiction Barren Magazine

Barren Magazine

Big thanks to the gorgeous Barren Magazine (have a look!) for taking my piece on infertility, motherhood and loss, Blood Red Skies and Silver Violet Streams. Pretty proud of this one and looking forward to seeing it published next month.

Creative Nonfiction New flash piece in Hobart

New flash piece in Hobart

My flash piece, Why the Smell of Coffee Makes you Retch, is up today in Hobart. It’s a nod to Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine and the microaggressions that build up slowly over a lifetime and leave a lasting mark on the body.

Books Shortlisted for the Debut Dagger

Shortlisted for the Debut Dagger

That longlist has become a shortlist and my novel Underwater is still on it! I’m beside myself with excitement now and looking forward to the awards ceremony on the 1st of July. I’m a little bit gobsmacked at the interest in Underwater and working hard to get it ready for submission. Watch this space…  

Creative Nonfiction Atticus Review

Atticus Review

I’ve had a creative nonfiction flash piece, Exit, accepted in the always excellent Atticus Review today. Writing it was one of those rare times when the words came tumbling out of me; I usually have to drag them syllable by syllable. So I’m gonna ride the crest of this wave all the way to publication.

Books Make the Home you Love

Make the Home you Love

Are you planning on brightening up your home or working on your garden this summer? Or do you just like having a nose around other people’s houses? Make the Home you Love, the bestselling guide to home design and renovation in Ireland, is just what you need. Now updated with over 200 photos, it is …

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Prose Hobart

Hobart

Hobart is another of my favourite lit mags – it looks great, always publishes varied and interesting work and never takes itself too seriously. And I’m going to be in it! My piece, Why the Smell of Coffee Makes you Retch, is coming soon. Watch this space.