Archive for 2015


I’ve just come back from The Wilderness Festival held at Cornbury Park in Oxfordshire and what an amazing event it was. There was a cornucopia of amazing things you could do. I only touched the surface and there was so much more I’d love to have done but a weekend was never gonna be enough! […]

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Taking these photographs of a sculpture of chainsaw  carvings of characters from Alice in Wonderland the other day made me look into the connections between the Yorkshire town of Ripon and Alice. The carvings are by ‘Chainsaw Mick’ (what a great name!) and were commissioned by Harrogate Borough Council for the Spa Gardens in Ripon […]

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Smut by the Sea 2015 was another fabulous and fun event. Thanks to Victoria and Kev Blisse for organising. I think they got the balance between readings, workshops and performances during the day spot on. The readings were all enjoyable and I’m always staggered at the variety of writing that comes under the umbrella of […]

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Slave Nano will be Kinking up the Past at Smut by the Sea Smut by the Sea 2015 is nearly upon us. I’m up for a busy morning on 23rd May. I’m in the first block of reading slams starting at 9.45. I will be reading from my story Maman Brigitte, a dark voodoo tale […]

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My story in Who Thrilled Cock Robin? Erotica inspired by Folk Songs was inspired by the folk song ‘Lord Bateman’, I listen to quite a bit of folk music, but when I was searching for inspiration for a song to turn into a story I didn’t look much further than Jim Moray’s Sweet England released […]

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