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A.D.A.M to go into the British Library!

Today we received an email from the British Library, asking for a copy of my play "A.D.A.M - The Modern Frankenstein" to be put into their Modern Playscripts Collection as a piece of contemporary work! Very exciting news and caught me very off-guard, but will hopefully be the first of many.

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Edinburgh Run!

The Edinburgh performance of A.D.A.M went amazingly! We sold really well, and got some fantastic audience feedback, including a professional review which gave some fantastic feedback on my script.  If you want to have a read, check it out here http://www.tvbomb.co.uk/review/d-m-modern-frankenstein/! In the meantime, we're looking into putting on some shows with Shade Theatre across the… Continue reading Edinburgh Run!

poetry · Story

Once again trying to do something different, I’m trying to write a kid’s book. It’s about a guinea pig called George and his search for identity. Here’s a little extract:

George the guinea pig woke up crying one morning. He’d lost his excitement at the sight of day dawning. The tears dripping down had matted his fur And made his vision no more than just a blur.   George had realised that he didn’t fit in. He had no brothers nor sisters, he had no… Continue reading Once again trying to do something different, I’m trying to write a kid’s book. It’s about a guinea pig called George and his search for identity. Here’s a little extract:

Novel

So obviously playwriting and poetry isn’t enough for me. In an attempt to expand my writing, I’ve been trying to adapt one of the stories from my play ‘Sonder’ into a book. Here’s the first paragraph from what I have so far.

So. This was it then. The kind of heart in the mouth moment that feels like it's the defining point in your life so far. I felt that all too familiar pit in my stomach. You know that feeling when you're stood in front of something that you know is about to change everything? I… Continue reading So obviously playwriting and poetry isn’t enough for me. In an attempt to expand my writing, I’ve been trying to adapt one of the stories from my play ‘Sonder’ into a book. Here’s the first paragraph from what I have so far.

poetry

I’ve just ordered my copy of The Student Wordsmith’s “You is for University 2015”. Here’s one of the two poems which I had featured in it, a short piece entitled ‘University Life’.

University life isn’t quite what you’d expect I thought it was gonna be all lines to sniff and drinks that have to be necked In reality, the experience isn’t like that at all It’s when you’ve just got back, and you want a midnight snack, and someone’s used your fucking bowl.