New poem in Divinations Magazine

My poem «The Blind Bride» – prompted by Séance, the Stephen Mackey painting on the left – has been published in the inaugural issue of Divinations Magazine.

Essentially, a Guillermo del Toro film crammed into eight lines.

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The púca at New Writing

A chapter and a half from Son of the Country have been posted on New Writing. It’s about MacPheilimidh, a mathematics-obsessed púca (whom alert readers may recognise from Flann O’Brian’s comic masterpiece, At-Swim-Two-Birds).

This is what a púca looks like, by the way.

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UEA MA Anthology out now

The first two chapters of my debut novel, Son of the Country, are being published in the UEA Crime Fiction MA Anthology, with a foreword by Lee Child and an introduction by Tom Benn.

Check it out to read my work and my fellow writers’ amazing stories.


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