I'm 110 pages into In The Woods and I can tell you right now that Tana French is going to derail this list! This little taste was enough to get me ordering the second of her Dublin Murder Squad books, The Likeness, ready to start as soon as I finish. And I suspect that is … Continue reading July’s Reading List
What I like about this picture is the colours. Although it may look like I stuck a vintage effect on, I didn't. It's pure straight - no filter. The leaves are a wonderful kaleidoscope, looking autumn despite this being taken a past June. And my chucks really were that washed out - I've since worn … Continue reading A view from the sole
So hey, dear reader if you're still out there and still reading, it's been a long, long while. Three years in fact since my last post. Six years since this blog began. And sure a lot has changed. For starters I hit the big four-oh, I'm now a guinea pig momma to six fur babies … Continue reading Guinea pigs and books and culture, oh my!
My new story Viral Video is a short sharp satirical twist on the good old zombie trope, because what else you gonna do in the aftermath of a strange influenza outbreak than make a found footage movie, right? Now available in Pantheon Magazine's Typhon: A Monster Anthology. Amazon US Amazon UK Createspace *Get an extra 15% off at Createspace … Continue reading Viral Video in Typhon: A Monster Anthology
Hey, so long time posting right? But forget that, for behold: great news! Choose Wisely: 35 Women Up To No Good has been nominated for a This Is Horror Award in the anthology category. If you so want, you can cast your votes for this category and all the others with a simple clickety-click
Instead of school we go to the hill. Lie flat on our backs, grass tickling my neck, tickling the backs of my bare legs. Above us the un-tangible drift free, forever shifting temporal shapes. A fluffy white bunny cloud gets longer, stretches out and breaks into road kill. The imagined wisps of a cliff fall … Continue reading The Perpetual Rhythm of Escape
If you haven't brought a physical copy of Pantheon Issue 8 NYX you can now read The Epiphany of Cool for free by heading over there lickety-split. And while your there you should totally take the opportunity to browse all the great stories and poetry they've published. Go on, you know you want to 😉