Yearly Summary 2014


  • SHORT STORY: ‘GOD is in the Rain’ accepted for publication. To appear in ‘A Bleak New World’ by Raven International Publishing.


  • SHORT STORY: ‘The Spark’ Highly Commended in Historic House Short Story Competition 2014. Reached 5th Place. Winners’ Anthology to be published by Corazon.
  • POEMS: Highly Commended: Poems in Lost Tower Publication’s ‘The Witching Hour Horror Poetry Comp 2014’.


  • POEM: ‘Arcana of Rome’ accepted for publication in ‘The Dawntreader’


  • FIRST PLACE WIN!!! Short Story ‘Clockwork Evangeline’ wins first place in the Steampunk Style Short Story Competition 2014 run by Steampunk Journal. Published by Titan Books here.


  • NOVEL SHORTLIST: Rose Gold shortlisted for Writers’ Village International Novel Award. Judge: Michelle Springs (Award winning crime writer and three times appointed Royal Literary Fellow).
  • SHORT STORY: ‘Endless Nuptials’ shortlisted for Creative Writing Ink Monthly July Competition.
  • SHORT STORY: ‘Fragments of Me’ longlisted for Frome Festival Short Story Competition 2014.
  • MICROFICTION: ‘Dark Depths’ published in third edition of Microfiction Monday Magazine, third issue.


  • SHORT STORY: ‘Paintbrushes in Paris’ shortlisted for Creative Writing Ink Monthly May Competition.