I am a writer of novel, poetry, short story and script.
My first novel, The China Bird, was published in 2009, after winning the Hookline Novel Competition.
In 2013 my short story collection, The Sand Eggs, was published.
My poetry has been published in a number of small press magazines.
I was born in Devon and brought up in Cornwall. I studied fashion at Manchester and worked for many years in the clothing industry, including running my own manufacturing business.
I now live in Sheffield with my partner, Bill Alllerton, who is also a writer, and I have one