THE TALL OWL AND OTHER STORIES
10 stories , spanning different times and places, examining the bonds which build, influence and sometimes constrain our lives.
Whether it's the necessary journey back home, the asking of a favour from an old friend, or the escapism of a work trip, the bonds that have been formed in the past reappear to affect the present and direct the characters’ actions, despite their best intentions. Guilt, loyalty, love and lust are all brought together in a swirling battle of emotions, the outcome of which is often beyond their control.
Published by Wordcatcher Press
BORN IN A FIRE
A beautifully written love-hate story of two strong women who are bonded by a birth in a fire.
It traces their separate struggles to make sense of their lives that are marred by forces beyond them'
Featured in the FIRE Anthology
Published by Strands Press 2017
'This coming of age tale of friendship amidst the distorting shadows of the Irish troubles is cathartic in the most wondrous of ways...
A triumph of hope for these seemingly worst of times'
Brett Alan Sanders
Featured in the Quill and Ink Nivalis 2017 Anthology
Published by Fabula Press
'Weybury Ridge is a scary, scary story about an affair.
Surprising and gruesome, told with taut control and precision, it will stay with you for a long time'
Featured in Secondary Characters and Other Stories
Published by Opening Chapter Press
WEBURY RIDGE as performed with The Dandos live at Tongwnlys