I am an author, poet, screenwriter, short story writer, essays, articles, plays.

The Sunlight Pilgrims is my second novel, it will be published in UK and USA in 2016.

The Dead Queen of Bohemia (New & Collected poems) is to be published by Polygon, Birlinn in April 2016.

A book of my artwork and photography will be out on Word Power Women imprint in 2016.

I have written the screenplay for my debut novel The Panopticon, which is being made by Sixteen Films. I am teaching this Spring term at Edinburgh University, working on novel 3 and a thesis, also a new collection of stories.

My debut novel The Panopticon is published in the UK, USA, France, Czech, Turkey, Italy, Australia, Canada, Korea, Germany, it’s on Apple iPad. I was recently selected as one of the once in a decade — Granta Best of Young British Novelists.

I previously won 3AM Poetry Book of the Year and was nominated for the Pushcart, have been on lists for prizes such as The Sunday Times, IMPAC Dublin, James Tait Black & Desmond Elliott.

I have recently written for BBC Radio 4, The New York Times, The Independent, and Marie Claire among others.