Publications

Forthcoming:

Knuckle of knot in Coast to Coast to Coast 6.

October 2019 – Jam rags in The Butchers Dog 12 (yes, I know).

November 2019 – Old honey in Lanterne Rouge: The Last (anthology)

Late 2019 –  Larval, Pyro and Traigh an t’Suidhe in Poetry Salzburg Review 35, Leaving in Island and sea (Scottish Writers’ Centre); Provocation, The Institutional Writers, Not here and Fragment in Scottish Feminist Judgments: (Re)Creating Law from the Outside In. edited by Sharon Cowan, Chloë Kennedy, Vanessa E Munro (Hart, 2019).

January 2020 – Local knowledge in Sinister Wisdom

Recently published:

August 2019 – Radical in Shooter Literary Magazine (Identity Issue)

August 2019 – Dear Candida in Impossible Archetype 6

June 2019 – Glimmering girl in Abridged 0 – 404 Delete

February 2019 – After referendum results I unfollow a Facebook friend in Closed gates or open arms? (anthology) (Verve Poetry Press). This poem was commended in the Verve Poetry Festival competition.

January 2019 – Mausoleum and Not this again in We were always here: a queer words anthology (404 Ink)

October 2018 – Eyrie in Envoi 180

August 2018 – Cowrie in Impossible Archetype 4

August 2018 – Intrinsic in Gutter 18

August 2018 – Night walker in Nitrogen House 1

July 2018 – Scrabble deluxe in The North 60

30 May 2018 – A home front in Lies, dreaming (podcast)

27 April 2018 – Water’s edge in Atrium Poetry

28 December 2017 – Happy Christmas 1978 in Ink, sweat and tears Twelve Days of Christmas Feature.

11 December 2017 – Dark moon, Midwinter in Three Drops from a Cauldron‘s Midwinter edition 2017

Autumn 2017 – Baggage and Back in the stacks in The Fenland Reed 5.

1st October 2017 – my first full length collection, Wristwatch, is published by the Cinnamon Press.

Autumn 2017 – Sighting in Northwords Now 34.

Spring 2017 –  You are invited to the wedding of Rob and Nigel is geolocated in Parliament Square, Edinburgh as part of the Echoes of the City podwalk project.

March 2017 – Bed-fellow in Impossible Archetype

January 2017 – Thank you, Vera in The Interpreters’ House 64.

December 2016 – Path in Brittle Star 39.

November 2016 – Guidewire insertion, pre-surgery and Baited, in Orbis 177.

September 2016 – Pink snow in The Frogmore Papers 88.

July 2016 – Library of stones in Envoi 173.

June 2016 – An earlier version of Risky breasts on the Scottish Poetry Library website to coincide with the launch of the second edition of Tools of the Trade: Poems for new doctors.

… and an earlier version of Canopy has been published on the websites of the Cinnamon Press and Second Light Live.

Published long ago:

2005 – Pearl (pamphlet) Selkirk Lapwing Press, ISBN 0-9-531212-6-7
2006 – Regeneration in Both sides of Hadrian’s Wall, Selkirk Lapwing Press, ISBN 0-9-554056-3-7