My writing

Writing CV

The Guardian 
I wrote a piece for the books blog as part of their Baddies in Books series. Read it below.
Baddies in Books – Big Brother

Grapevine Birmingham
I am Arts Editor for Grapevine and contribute reviews, previews and listings to the arts section. Read some of my articles below.
Arts preview – Jun-Jul 2015
Let the light ones in
Arts preview Jan-Feb 2015
Bistro 1947 – restaurant review
Arts preview – Apr 2015

AREA magazine
I write previews and reviews for AREA magazine. Read some of articles below.
Trevor Appleseed preview
Longbridge Light Festival (pages 28-31)
True to Life?
The Balsall Heath Biennale

Paper and Ink: an anthology
In 2013 a piece of my non-fiction writing, “How to be a Regular” was included in annual anthology published by Birmingham City University.
You can read the piece by clicking the link below.
How to be a Regular

whatsOn UK
I worked as editorial assistant for whatsOn magazine and wrote a number of listings, reviews, articles and interviews.
To save boring you, I’ve included my favourite interview I wrote while working at whatsOn, with Natasha Khan, AKA Bat For Lashes. I actually got to interview her, which was fairly awesome.
Bat for Lashes interview

Writing courses

Creative non-fiction
I was given a grant by the Arvon foundation to attend a week long course on creative non-fiction at their Totleigh Barton centre.

MA in Writing
Birmingham City University
I completed a full time MA in Writing at Birmingham City University, graduating with a commendation.
I also won the 2013 prizes for creative non-fiction and scripting and staging.

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