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Sugar Snap, Runner Bean, Broad Bean wins Grindstone Literary Flash Fiction 1000

Sugar Snap, Runner Bean, Broad Bean was recently announced as the winner of the Grindstone Literary Flash Fiction 1000 Competition. Grindstone described it as ‘heartfelt and potent writing’. I was inspired to write this piece by my school work experience (over 20 years ago!) with the local hospital. Much of my time was spent with…

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Ad Hoc winning story illustrated

My Ad Hoc winning flash fiction story, Husband’s Decline, has been given a wonderful atmospheric illustration by the talented Jon Stubbington. Jon left his career in the financial services in 2016 to become a freelance artist, photographer and writer. When you see the impressive quality of his work it’s hard to believe he ever did anything else!…

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Husband’s Decline wins Ad Hoc Fiction

I woke up this morning to a barrage of tweets congratulating me on my Ad Hoc Fiction win! The flash fiction story, Husband’s Decline, tells the story of a mind being lost to Alzheimers disease. You can read it here. Thank you to everyone who voted. Watch this space for my Bath Flash Fiction entry…