Getting to Know You: What makes you get out of bed every day?

My child, and the knowledge that I’m still alive. Truly. The first point is understandable but the second might sound a bit strange. However it means a hell of a lot to me. I’ve been through a lot of tough times in my life, and as a result, I’ve tried to take my own life […]

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Getting to Know You: What period of your life do you wrote about most often?

I find I draw a lot of inspiration from my teenage and just-into-twenties age. I went through a very tough time with my mental health from around the age of fourteen, and I was also the victim of a non-contact sexual assault at 15. My whole psyche kind of…fell apart. It took me a very […]

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Getting to Know You: How would you like to see representation of LGBTQ+ characters change in the next five years?

I’d like to see LGBTQ+ characters become less of a fetish or an “ooh, this novel has gay people in it” and more of a normality. I want it to be the case that people don’t even pass comment on it. This is because the comments passed are usually, “Oh, they’re including gays because gays […]

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