A selection of fiction and non-fiction.
THE MASH HOUSE
NEW WRITING SCOTLAND
Debut novel. A highland noir about secrets, death and malt whisky.
Published by Unbound.
A short story called The Arcade. Two pensioners meet on a blind date.
Published by the ASLS.
A short story called Barriers. A train passenger refuses to show the conductor his ticket.
Published by Aberdeen University Press.
THE NEW YORK TIMES
THE BLUES COUNCIL FEATURE
A short story called Dinnerdate. A couple eat poisoned mussels.
Published by Northwords Now.
Lessons and reflections on teaching Robert Burns.
Published in the New York Times Learning Network.
The real life story behind Scotland's first rock n' roll tragedy.
Published in the Herald Arts Magazine.
TIMES EDUCATIONAL SUPPLEMENT
SCOTTISH EMERGING WRITER
January 20, 2019
Articles about education, with a Scottish context.
Published online and in print.
Summer residency awarded to work on previous novel.
Hosted by Cove Park.
Award granted to work on a drama script about the poet William McGonagall.
Funded by the Tom McGrath Trust.