I write both fiction and non-fiction. To get a better sense of my work, please feel free to explore my official Author Portfolio.
I like to write stories, mostly for a young adult audience, about LGTBQ characters, mental illness, time travel and the future- sometimes all in the same story!
Unborn, 101 Fiction
Is it worth eliminating your own existence if it means a happier life for someone you love?
Shopping basket, Flash Fiction Magazine
For some people, doing the food shopping is not easy
Sisterly Love, The Drabble
Joseph is being bullied at school, but luckily his sister has his back
Show Me the Future, The Trouble with Time Travel (Smoking Pen Press)
Megan is faced with a choice when she travels into the future and witnesses a shocking tragedy in her family
It Doesn't Feel Like Christmas, Of Mistletoe and Snow (Jazz House Publications)
With her mum sick, Emily doesn't feel like celebrating Christmas, but her crush Lauren has other ideas
Summer, Youth Imagination
Vicky is questioned on her summer holiday, but there's something she is keen to keep to herself
Bucket List, Tipping the Scales
After watching a sunrise on the beach, what is next on Becky's bucket list?
In My Sister's Body, Limeoncello
Charlie is thrilled when she wakes up in Beth's body on holiday, but her big sister's life is not as fun as she had expected
Crimes against Time, Summer of Speculation: Catastrophe (Cloaked Press)
Will law student Hazel break the time travel laws to save her family?
Truth or Dare, My Heart to Yours (Jazz House Publications)
A game of truth or dare opens Bea's eyes to the fact that her crush on Grace may not be as one-sided as she had imagined
Proper Christmas, Growth (TL;DR Press)
Dan and his little brother Ollie enjoy a traditional Christmas- but nothing is as it seems
Second Chance, OpenDoor Magazine
Ann and Peter are expecting- but after previous tragedy, can they go through with it?
The Enemy, Youth Imagination
Ellie wants to bake with her mum, but it's not that easy when food is the enemy
Bella grows closer to her best friend and crush Ruby, but as her dad starts dating again, will her secret be revealed?
After, Breath and Shadow
Stephanie made an attempt to end her life, but what happens afterwards?
Two Years, Breathless (TL;DR Press)
How will Jo cope when she finds out her brother's best friend Lucy, her crush of two years, is accompanying them on a camping trip?
Your Money or Your Life, Punk (Black Hare Press)
Michelle has an artificial heart, but is it safe?
Back in Time, Particular Passages 2: East Wing (Knight Writing Press)
When she meets Erin at an OCD support group, Alex's manipulation of the time stream- her compulsion- soon begins to affect her new girlfriend's mental health
Future Perfect, Northern Gravy
Sarah decides to learn to travel forward in time to see whether her life includes her best friend and crush Lucy. Will what she discovers affect her life now?
Liar, Kaleidoscope- A Queer Anthology (Cloaked Press)
Afflicted with an ability to detect lies, Abby faces a decision when she hears the lies told by her brother, Chris and his girlfriend, Leah.
Your Brain for My Lips, Chance on Love Anthology (Dragon Soul Press)
Carly is astonished when her crush, Jen, makes her a proposition. But is it just a business transaction for Jen?
Call Me Jack, Youth Imagination
Jack moves to a new school and becomes close to a girl, Zara. But what is he hiding?
Wish for Ebony, Wishing Well Anthology (Knight Writing Press)
When Keira finds out that a classmate is a genie, she sees her chance to be with Ebony, the girl she's had a crush on for ages. But wishes are never that easy.
On the Banishment of Dragons, Particular Passages 4: South Wing (Knight Writing Press)
When a dragon terrorizes the city, Elena sees a chance to prove that she's up to the task of banishing it. But will her mental health problems get in the way?
How I Met your Mother, Planetside Anthology (Shacklebound Books)
Time travel can have its disadvantages!
Second Chances, Life At Its Best Anthology (Dragon Soul Press)
Widow Steph's friend Faye is determined to find her a new man, but is Steph's head being turned by Danni, a new woman at their running club? When Danni convinces Steph to sign up for a 10k run, Steph has to deal with the new feelings whilst they train together.
I Met her during the Halftime Show, Youth Imagination
Sophie's desperate search for her brother's toy zebra during the halftime show of the Super Bowl leads her into the arms of Bengal's fan Jasmine, much to the disgust of her Rams supporter boyfriend.
Unborn, Out of the Darkness Anthology (WolfSinger Publications)
When Chris invents time travel, he thinks all his problems are over. Depressed his whole life, he intends to travel back in time and prevent himself from ever being born, but an appearance from his future self scuppers his plans.
I Know Where to Find Dragons, Reign of Fire Anthology (Dragon Soul Press)
Zoe sets off on a trip with her crush, Kara, to visit some dragons that Kara claims to have found. Do they actually exist, and will the girls bond on their trip?
Happily Ever After, Union Anthology (Dragon Soul Press)
Cassie travels to multiple universes to win back Madeline, the girl who broke her heart in her own universe. But will she have a happy ever after this time, or does she have competition?
I Hear You, Written with Pride Anthology (Not a Pipe Publishing)
When Madison wakes up one day being able to hear other people's thoughts, she discovers an interesting fact about her crush, Joey. But will it help her win her over?
Time Loop Break-up, Kaleidoscope (Cloaked Press)
Gina tries to figure out why she's reliving the day her girlfriend Mandy broke up with her, again and again. How can she escape the time loop?
Under Arrest, Flash: The International Short-Short Story Magazine
Mix Tape, This is Not a Punk Rock Anthology, It's a New Wave Anthology (Bone & Ink Press)
Dear Mackenzie, When it Rains it Pours (Kind of a Hurricane Press)
Time to Remember, Decked Halls (Knight Writing Press)
Runner up: Finally, in love, Writing Magazine 'Love' Competition, January 2023
Shortlisted: The Enemy, Writing Magazine 'Food' Competition, March 2020
Shortlisted: My Eyes, Writing Magazine 'Senses' Competition, March 2021
Shortlisted: Call Me Jack, Writing Magazine 'New Start' Competition, July 2021
Shortlisted: Me Without Her, Writing Magazine 'Children's/YA' ('Separation') Competition, July 2021
Shortlisted: I Deserve More, Writing Magazine 'Love Story' Competition, January 2022
Shortlisted: Meant for Me, Writing Magazine 'First Line' Competition, May 2022
Shortlisted: Miss Carter, Writing Magazine 'School' Competition, August 2022
Shortlisted: Game, Set and Match, Writing Magazine 'Sport' Competition, August 2022
Shortlisted: Good Decision, Writing Magazine 'Nostalgia' Competition, June 2023
Longlisted: Shopping Basket, Brilliant Flash Fiction 'Feed Us' Competition, October 2019
Honorable Mention: On the Banishment of Dragons, Writers of the Future Competition, Q4 2019
Honorable Mention: Back in Time, Writers of the Future Competition, Q1 2020
Honorable Mention: Crimes against Time, Writers of the Future Competition, Q2 2020
Honorable Mention: In my Sister's Body, Writers of the Future Competition, Q4 2020
Honorable Mention: Three Months, Writers of the Future Competition, Q4 2022
Through non-fiction, I mostly explore aspects of my mental health
Borderline Personality Disorder is a liar, Ailment
The lies that my brain make me believe about myself
Overcoming my barriers to borderline personality disorder recovery, OC87 Recovery Diaries
Recovery is hard when your brain wants you to stay sick
The Two Faces of Anxiety, Feels Zine
The different ways in which anxiety manifests in my OCD and BPD
Untitled, Hard Times Happen (Black Pear Press)
How my eating disorder started
Dear Maverick, A Love Letter (or Poem) To ... (Sweetycat Press)
Having a dog has been a steep learning curve, but I have grown to love him
Obsessive Owner, Obsessive Cat, Cats Zine (Coin-Operated Press)
They say pets take after their owners. This certainly seems true for me and my cat, Haribo
Joining the TC: How Group Therapy has Helped my Mental Health, Our Stories to Tell (Folkways Press)
In 2021, I finished a long-term group therapy programme for people with personality disorders. This is how it helped me with my recovery.
Dealing with Rejection and Improving your Chances of Publication, Behind the Plots (Writing Bad)
My writing journey has been difficult at times. I share what I have learned about how to deal with rejection and improving your chances of publication.
Runner Up: The Story of a Life, Oxford Writing Mentors Competition (Memoir), Q4 2022
"What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?"