Short Fiction

Here's a list of my published short fiction:

Short stories and essays

Hitler and the Rabbit

New Orbit Magazine (closed mid-2020), Issue 3, June 2018.

A time-travelling rabbit meets Hitler, with disastrous consequences.

 

Fluffy

Fall into Fantasy Anthology 2018, December 2018.

Not all werewolves run with the pack.

 

Grass Still Grows

Winner of Climate Change Theatre Action contest, 2017.

Also published in New Orbit Magazine (closed mid-2020), Issue 5, February 2019.

Reprinted July 2021, in Little Blue Marble.

The oceans are rising and hope is slipping away.

 

The Ghost in the Coffee Machine

Thrilling Words (closed early 2020),  July 2019. 

Archived link.

When you're dying for a cup of coffee...

 

Little Monster

Thrilling Words (closed early 2020), July 2019. 

Never ever flush a ghost down the toilet.

  

Dear Santa

Antipodean SF, January 2020.

A dyslexic girl accidentally summons Satan.

 

Jackalope

Hawthorne & Ash Micro-story Anthology, Iron Faerie Publishing, December 2019.

You never know what you might meet in the desert.

 

Rare Breed

New Orbit Magazine (closed mid-2020), Issue 8, February 2020.

A woolly tale of high-flying sheep.

 

First Encounter

Fall into Fantasy Anthology 2020, October 2020.

Unicorns aren't as sweet as the stories say.

 

Cat Videos

The Cosmic Gossip, October 2020.

An alien encounter of a different kind.

 

Night Fishing

The Book of Idle Tales, October 2020.

SJV long list finalist, 2021

Go fishing on certain nights and you may find there's more than fish to be caught.

 

Mirror, Mirror

The Drabble, February 2021

This is the real reason you can't lose weight.

 

The Walls Have Tongues

Antipodean SF, May 2021.

When you visit the House of Flesh, please don't touch the walls.

 

Breath

Prismatica Magazine, June 2021.(Magazine closed July 2021).

Reprint coming December 2021, All Worlds Wayfarer Magazine.

The adventures of a maker of clockwork automatons and her sword-slinging girlfriend.

 

Happy Birthday

Mum Life Stories, July 2021.

A short story about my mother.

 

The Offering

The Monster Under the Bed

666 Dark Drabbles Anthology, August 31, 2021.

A pair of horror drabbles.

 

Upcoming publications

  

My Left Leg

Beyond the Grave Anthology

Be careful where you bury your body parts.

Coming Halloween 2021

 

The Dream Auditor

Daily Flights of Fantasy Anthology, December 2021

   

Commuting

Daily Science Fiction

 

Hans and Gretta

Timeless 2 Anthology