Writing (Personal)


Trial by Fire (2004). Published in Pulp.net.

Codex/Logos (2004). Published in Going Down Swinging #22.

Iron Lung Man (2007). Published in The Quiet Feather.

Taking Care of the Boat (2005). Shortlisted for Raymond Carver Short Story Contest. Published in Carve Magazine. (Carve Magazine lost their archives in a hard drive disaster!)

The Light That Remains (2007). Published in anthology The Light That Remains and other stories (Leaf Books).

Chiral (2014). Shortlisted for The White Review Short Story Prize. Published online at The White Review.

The Tiger Waiting on the Shore (2014). Published in Nature magazine. Also available in audio.

The Small Print (2014). Shortlisted for SFX The Writing Dead Short Story Competititon. “John Grisham with zombie sub-contractors”, published here.

The Report (2015). Novella published as part of the Vienna Biennale 2015.

A New City for the Old King (2015). Published in Camenzind magazine.

Every Good Boy Deserves (2015). Highly Commended in the Ruairi Roberts Short Story Competition.

And Eve Called her Husbands Name (2016). In Fox Pockets anthology In an Unknown Country.

Tailchaser (2016). Published in Nature magazine.

The Special Circumstances of Mr Oakeshott (2017). Text version at The Short Story, Reading at Liars League.

Happiness (2017). Published in anthology Sleep is a Beautiful Colour: National Flash Fiction Day Anthology 2017.

The Ranger Counts Every Sunset as a Victory (2017). Published in anthology Flash, I Love You!

Why We Fight (2018). Forthcoming in anthology. Reading at Near-Future Fictions.

What Matters (2018). Novella published as part of Upscaling, Training, Commoning: Constructing a Future That Is yet to Be (Jovis Verlag GmbH)

Qualiapocalypse (2019). Reading at Near-Future Fictions.

For Us Remembering is like Breathing (2020). Poem published in Visual Verse.

Non Fiction

Fly Away Home: Iraq 1998 (2009). Published online in Granta.

All Smiles in Kabul: Afghanistan 2002 (2009). Published in State of Play Magazine.

Every Night is like a Disco: Iraq 2003 (2014). Published online in The White Review.

From Story to Book and Back Again (2014). Published in The Bookseller.

Four Species of Ghost (2014). Published in Camenzind Magazine.

Humanitarian City (2015). Published in MONU.

The Unbearable Present (2016). Published in Zent Magazine (Nova Iskra), and also here.

Calculation of the Effect of Machines (2016). Published in How Work Works (European Creative Hubs Network).

Frayed tempers on a ferry in Montenegro (2016). Published in The Telegraph.

Bleed and Chase (2017). Published in Panorama: the Journal of Intelligent Travel.

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