Welcome to my website!

I’m a fantasy/horror author, who dreams wildly and writes chaotically. If my life had to be summed up in one word, that would be it: chaos.

Please take a look at my work, my random thoughts, and my  latest news – often posted late, but hey, better late than never right?”

– Z

British Fantasy Society – Golden Jubilee

Hello folks. What's this? Three posts in a week?? Has the world gone mad?! Well yes, but don't expect this every week. Ever since my anger flamed last week, I've been more determined to make steps, little and often, to get to where I want to go....
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Change in the winds

Today, I am angry. There, I said it. Phew. When I first started this new blog, I told myself that I’d keep all my posts super professional and writing-focused – no treating this like a personal blog and writing my actual thoughts and feelings....

Nightbitch by Rachel Yoder

Hello folks, long time, no talk. I wanted to do a 'Happy New Year!' post but then we all caught covid, and then it was back to work and back to the grind and by the time I had the headspace to actually write another blog, well, as you can tell,...

British Fantasy Award Winners

I’m a bit late to the party with this, but ‘better late than never’ as my old gaffer used to say. FantasyCon took place on 26th September 2021 in Birmingham, and as part of this, the annual British Fantasy Award winners were announced. I so wish...

Confessions of an unpublished author

There's something I'm slowly realising as I get older – time for writing doesn't magically appear, you have to make it yourself. Here's my next confession – all through my twenties I believed that one day I'd be a published author...but I got...