Short Stories

Green Thumbs

Not Yet Published

*Second Place in the 2021 Stuart Hadow Short Story Competition*

*Highly Commended in the Writers Forum Short Story Competition*


Litro – February 2021

Sure, Mike might have been caught shoplifting, but he ain’t bothered. He’s not afraid of hospital security.

The Brothers Rose

Fudoki – September 2020
Every Day Fiction – July 2015

A modern day fairytale, an urban folkstory, a bit of magic in the concrete jungle.


The Marble Hand Literary Magazine – May 2020

The end of the world is nigh…

*Highly Commended in the Manchester Fiction Prize 2018*


Control Literary Magazine – February 2015

A classic, hardboiled detective story that takes place entirely in one frazzled, slightly hungover mind.

Timetravel for Dummies

Aurealis #52 – July 2012

What would you do if you discovered the secret to timetravel? Probably not this…


Voiceworks, Issue 83: Technicolour – December 2010

What will you be remembered for?

Poetic Justice

Trove – December 2010

There’s a killer on the loose, and only the NYPD (New York Poetry Division) can catch him.

*Winner of ‘Editors Choice Award for Best Work’ in Trove, Issue 1*

*Nominated for a ‘WA Science Fiction Achievement Award’ at SwanCon: The 36th Annual Western Australian Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention*


dotdotdash – December 2010

A 50 word story that contains a lifetime.

*Winner of the Brian Dibble Super Short Story Competition*