Competitions

IN MEMORY OF TWO LIVES (poem) – Highly Commended (Top 7), ‘Poetry Kit Spring Poetry Competition 2017′

MY MUM, THE WILD INDIAN (poem) – Highly Commended (Top 5), ‘Magic Oxygen Literary Prize 2017‘; published in ‘Magic Oxygen Literary Prize Anthology 2017

BLACK PIGLETS (flash fiction) – Longlisted, ‘Brilliant Flash Fiction – Overseas Travel Writing Contest’ 2017

UNWELCOMED GUESTS (travel story) – Shortlisted (Top 8), ‘Lane Cove Literary Awards 2016 Travel Story Prize’; published in the Lane Cove Literary Awards 2016 Anthology.

MUM’S GARDEN (microlit) – Longlisted, ‘2016 joanne burns Microlit Award’; published in ‘Landmarks‘,  an anthology of microlit edited by Cassandra Atherton. An interview with me about this piece can be found here.

THE GROOMER (short fiction) – Finalist, ‘Twisted50’, a twisted tales competition 2016;         Quarter-finalist, ‘ScreenCraft Cinematic Short Story Contest’ 2016content_Twisted50-laurels

RITA’S DECISION (short fiction) – Longlisted, ‘University of Sunderland in Association with Waterstones Short Story Award 2016’

A CHILD’S CRUEL GAME (flash fiction) – Runner Up, ‘Penny Fiction Competition’, Haunted Waters Press 2016; published in ‘From the Depths 2016: Outsiders’