Hi. I’m a published novelist and scriptwriter, a Royal Literary Fund Fellow, and member of the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain. I also have 2o years’ experience working on text destined for blue-chip multinationals and bodies such as The British Council and The World Bank, and offer tutorials and talks on creative writing and associated software.
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Recent News & Blog Highlights

Scissors & Glue – a few tips for writers
The Importance of Quality – “content” = more than SEO
Trans-Europe Express – a break in Bruges
Flamboyant Gestures – signs of middle age
T’internet and know-it-all husbands – eBay transaction trauma
How Soon is Now? – Johnny Marr, The Smiths, and Set the Boy Free
Relax and Swing – a post about 80s pop group Japan
Essence of Wyndham, Absence of Women – vintage SF from the BFI
Random Acts of Senseless Violence – Jack Womack’s near future dystopia
Shortwave – my radio posts
Scrivenings – my Scrivener tips