Piece on The Absent Material Gateway in Dazed

Piece on Spam in Dazed 

Spam x Glasgow International in Glasgow Live

Show #3 ‘Cut Your Hair and Get a Job’ – Spam Interview on Subcity Radio

Nature Writing Workshop in Munich, June 2018. British Council Press Release

Colin Herd reviewing Existential Stationary in Adjacent Pineapple


MOTE, edited by Ryan Edwards, Dominic Hale and Maria Sledmere (2018). Cover art by Maria Sledmere.


End of Year Discussion 2017, with Lorenzo Pacitti (LP Records), Tom Jonson (GoldFlakePaint) & Craig Angus (Savage Mansion) 

Mixed Collab

‘Outro’ – acting/poetry (‘Remember Me’) in collaboration with Shanine Gallagher, Gabriel Greenough, Ciaran Devlin, Rory Green and Gianluca Bernacchi.

Poems for North Sea Dialect (Numbers, 2018)

Gilded Dirt

Issue 1

Issue 2: Supermarket Verse

Music Reviews

[ For The List ]

Feature: Courtney Marie Andrews

Record Review: Firestations – The Year Dot

Feature/Preview: Nile Rodger’s Fiesta x Fold Festival 

[ For London in Stereo ]

Album Review: Cloud – Plays With Fire

[ For GoldFlakePaint ]

Record Review: Half Waif – ‘form/a’ EP

Record Premiere: Aye Nako – Silver Haze 

Record Premiere: Nugget – ‘Watermelon’ 

Review/Interview/Feature: ‘Making Lighting Strike’ – A Conversation with Wuh Oh

Record Review/Feature: Withered Hand and A Singer of Songs – ‘Among Horses I’

Record Premiere: Debbie Downer – ‘I Did It All For You’

Video Premiere: AyOwA – ‘Fri’ 

Feature: ‘Discover the magical, country-tinged folk of Erin Rae’ 

Long-read–“Sweetheart Psychopathic Crush”: On Lorde’s Melodrama and Pop’s New Maximalist Palette

Long-read: A Conversation with Phoebe Bridgers

Feature: “Ethereal Passage”: An interview with Saint Sister

‘Literary Pleasures’: A Conversation with Kiran Leonard

First Listen: Knightstown – ‘Eyes Open Wide’

Album Review: Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, Lotta Sea Lice

Long-read–Solitude Sometimes Is: How Contemporary Music Negotiates Loneliness

Premiere: Ellis May, ‘Father’

Album Review: Hirola, Hirola 

Album Review: Sufjan Stevens, The Greatest Gift 

Premiere: Misty Boyce – ‘Get Over You’

Premiere: Alela Davies – Émigré

Album Premiere: Tominga – Pain is Mine

Essay: Not Even Happiness (Julie Byrne) ~ GoldFlakePaint’s album of the year feature

Album Blurbs: Fazerdaze, Breakfast Muff, Spinning Coin, Golden Teacher

New Music: I, Alexander – ‘Sturdy Thoughts’

Video Premiere: Trembling Bells – ‘Christ’s Entry into Govan’

Essay: ‘Tell Me to Remember: Travels in Constants by Songs: Ohia’

New Music: Kevin Morby & Waxahatchee

In-depth: ‘Faking the Fall’: An Interview with Anna Burch

Album Review: S. Carey – Hundred Acres 

Album Review: Schultz & Forever – Grand Guignol 

EP Review: Zoe Boekbinder & Dustin Hamman – Among Horses II

In depth: A Conversation with Haley Heynderickx

Album Stream: Emma Tricca – St Peter

In depth: A Conversation with Many Rooms

New Music: Mess – ‘Cave’

New Music: Gillian Frances – Born Yesterday EP

[ For RaveChild ]

Live Review: Sunflower Bean @ Broadcast

Record Review: Modern Studies – Swell to Great

Record Review: The Pictish Trail – Future Echoes

Record Review: Civil Elegies – Combat

Live Review: Beth Orton @ Saint Lukes

Record Review – Star Rover – ‘Oxymorons/Liars’

Live Review: Wuh Oh @ The Poetry Club

Record Review: TeenCanteen – Say It All With A Kiss

Record Review: Savage Mansion – ‘Everyone to the Savage Mansion’

Live Review: Indigo Velvet @ The Hug and Pint

Live Review: Crystal Castles @ The Garage

Record Review: Stop the Rain – ‘Home is Where the Heart Is’ 

Record Review: Kathryn Joseph – ‘the blood / the coming’ 

Record Review: Roddy Hart & The Lonesome Fire – Swithering 

Live Review: Palace @ King Tuts

Record Review: Fair Mothers – Through Them Fingers Yours And Mine

Record Review: Indigo Velvet – ‘Sunrise’ 

Record Review: White Baer – ‘The Tide in My Lungs’ 

Record Review: Kinbrae – Tidal Patterns

Record Review: Verse Metrics – ‘We’ll Be Listening Until We’re Old and Unsteady’

Live Review: Martha Ffion @ The Hug and Pint

Record Review: Ded Rabbit – ‘Figurine’

Record Review: Ayakara – ‘Dressed from ’67’

Record Review: Kid Canaveral – ‘Callous Parting Gift’

Live Review: Little Comets @ Saint Lukes

Record Review: Pronto Mama, ‘Arabesque’

Live Review: Pinegrove @ Stereo

Record Review: Sacred Paws – ‘Strike a Match’

Record Review: Catholic Action ‘Doing Well’

Live Review: Fazerdaze @ The Hug and Pint

Record Review: Spinning Coin – ‘Raining on Hope Street / Tin’

Record Review: The Phantoms – ‘Shadows’

Live Review: Pronto Mama @ Art School

Live Review: Marika Hackman @ King Tuts

Record Review: Lush Purr – Cuckoo Waltz 

Live Review: West End Festival All Dayer 2017 @ Oran Mor

Record Review: Happy Meals – Full Ashram Devotional Ceremony, Vol. IV-V

Live Review: SOUNDING ~ Lomond Campbell & Modern Studies @ Stockbridge Church

Live Review: Phoebe Bridgers, James Hindle @ Broadcast

Live Review: Withered Hand @ The Glad Café

Live Review: Beth Orton, Blue Rose Code @ O2 ABC

Live Review: Fieldhead, Kinbrae @ Glad Café

Record Review: LYLO – Post-Era

Record Review: Anna Meredith – ‘Calion’


From Glasgow to Saturn, Issue 28

Robida 02 

Spam Zine (issues #2, #3, #4, #5, #6)

‘Extract from a Lost Chat Log’ – qmunicreate

‘Finnieston, December 3rd’ – qmunicreate

‘Sid and Cassie’ – Foxglove Journal

‘Trip to Arran’ – Germ Magazine

‘Gift of a Spear Thistle’ – Germ Magazine

‘Sylvia’ – Transatlantic Literary Women

‘Zelda’ – Transatlantic Literary Women

‘Nostalgia Makes Us Silver’ – qmunicreate

‘After the Ad on Gumtree’ – quotidianmag

‘Galloway Fading’, ‘Waiting for You Outside Sleazy’s – GUM Magazine, ‘Space/Place’ issue

‘Steak, Lobster & Sparkling Wine’ – GUM Magazine, ‘Empathy’ issue

‘Metempsychosis’, ‘this causes teeth to rot’ – From Glasgow to Saturn, Issue 38

‘they say i miss you too much’ – Thistle Magazine

‘A Habitat of Sky’ – The Murmur House

Five Poems – fluland

‘Sidereal Ode’, ‘Penelope’s desert reverie’ – Thistle Magazine

‘lemon (1)’ – Word Life Manchester 

‘Sticky Ellipses, My Favourite Silver’ – Bombus Press, Issue 3

‘Heliotropism’ – York St. John Pollination Project

‘Bacteria (1)’ and ‘Bacteria (2)’ – sphinx 

‘Calanais’ – From Glasgow to Saturn issue 39

‘obelisk disco’, ‘Paleo Foods’, ‘Osculation’ in Adjacent Pineapple issue 2

‘A Piece of Sea Heart’ – amberflora issue 1

‘a precious glitch’ – Under issue 1

‘Tanqueray’ – E-ratio, issue 25 

‘To My Brother, Far Far Away’ – Sawney Lit Magazine

‘Beautiful Anatomical Diagrams’, ‘Oread #2’, ‘Pear Tree Synecdoche’ – Erotoplasty, issue 1

‘the coral channel’ ~ Amberflora issue 2

‘Altitude Fugue’ – ZARF issue 11

‘Choir Girl Litanies’ – five poems written for Martha Ffion Album Launch @ Mono, Glasgow 10/3/18 with design by  Douglas Pattison.

‘At the Gin Tasting’ – Really System issue 18

Four Poems in NOWHERE zine Volume 1

‘Disposable Lighter’ – former cactus 

‘hibiscus synthesis’ – Plumwood Mountain 

‘Radials’ and ‘Essay in Firs’ – Gutter issue 18

’99 Rare Candies’ in Datableed issue 10

‘Object Sheltering’ in Cumulus, issue 2 

‘Sunday Best’ and ‘Is There a Possibility of No Space’ in Plaster Cocktail Zine, Vol. 1

‘Lend Me’ and ‘Lost Your’ in Cloud Catcher zine, issue 1

‘Security Deluxe’ and ‘Autumn Equinox’ in Anti-Heroin Chic


Poem: ‘Fort of the Yew Tree’ in Moira Buchanan’s All Washed Up exhibition @ The Harbour Arts Centre, Irvine (2016)


‘Spells for Milk and Honey’ – DATABLEED, issue 6

‘Disco Polaroids’, ‘Astral Pastorals’ – DATABLEED, issue 7 

‘Deja Vu’ – OCCULUM

‘Triplets for Winter’ – Half Mystic Journal Issue IV

Archive Texts for The Absent Material Gateway (2017)

Litanies for Eco-Dissance (extract) – A+E Collective’s publication, But There is No Land Near the End (2018)


Reflective Piece: ‘Saving a Life: Anorexia and the Blogging Community’ – Germ Magazine

Review: Transatlantic Creative Writing Showcase @ the CCA [USSO]

Review: Nad Haq (ed.) RAVE: Rave and Its Influences on Art and Culture – The Kelvingrove Review Issue 16, Rise and Fall

Reflective Piece: ‘Apple Pie Soup’ – Scottish Book Trust

Review: Transatlantic Symposium @ Glasgow Women’s Library [USSO]

Three Essays: ‘Love Letter from the Anthropocene’, ‘Lime Tree’ and ‘Isthmus’ – Numéro Cinq

Review: Emilia Weber’s ‘Familiars’ for Zarf #9

Lyric Essay: ‘Elegiac Light: On Dark Pastoral, The Poetics of Dusk’ – L’Ephemere Review, Issue VII

‘Start Living Free’ – Hold My Purse

Review: Colin Herd’s Click & Collect for Zarf 10

Review – ‘Meadows and Lemons: Ecological Enmeshment in Timothy Berrigan’s “By Letting Rooms”‘ for SPAM zine

Review – Marianne Morris’ Word/World for Adjacent Pineapple

Essay: ‘Liminal Labour: A Survival Narrative for Servers’ in Do Not Make The (MAP)

Guest Blog for Creative Carbon Scotland: But There is No Land Near the End – Reflections on A+E’s debut publication & launch

Review – The Poetics of Sand: Psammomancy by Brian Lavelle and Mark Valentine – Glasgow Review of Books

Essay – 21st June – essay daily

Guest Blog for British Council – ‘Meadows are strangely multifarious things’

Review: ‘All Woven Feeling: Lyric Transition and Nomadic Exchange in Threads by Sandeep Parmar, Nisha Ramayya and Bhanu Kapil’

Essay in Burning House Press: Cybergoth Archaeology: The Seductive Datacombs of OPN’s Age Of

Short Stories/Fiction

‘Gorse Wine’ – From Glasgow to Saturn, Issue 38

‘Alcove’ – L’Ephemere Review, Issue VII

‘Lindaville’ – From Glasgow to Saturn, Issue 39

‘500-Year Flood’ – Bad Pony Mag

‘My Secret is Silence’, ‘Peanut Butter’ – L’Ephemere Review Issue XI

‘Azul’ – Gutter issue 18

‘Fifty Sketches for Lua’ – From Glasgow to Saturn issue 41


The Ginger Collect 3/10/17

Flash Fiction

‘Scattered Ashes’ – Foxglove Journal

‘Winning the Tombola’ – Foxglove Journal

‘A Golden Voice’ – Thistle Magazine

‘The Queerness of Undine’ – Germ Magazine [March Writing Challenge Featured Story]

Extract from Mythemes of Citrus: Milk and Honey – Thistle Magazine

‘Cordelia’ – The Ginger Collect

‘The Actress’ – Word Life Manchester

‘Tennents’ – Plaster Cocktail Zine, Vol. 1

GUCW Society Flash Fiction February Anthologies: 
28 Days
Serial Flashers


Firefly Magazine, Issue 9

DATABLEED zine, Issue 6

DATABLEED zine, Issue 7

Cover Art: ‘The Lonely’ by Alexis Bates, via Luminous Press

L’Ephemere Review, Issue VII

Cover Art: From Glasgow to Saturn, Issue 39

Cover Art: Ricochet in Other Places, by Harry Brookes-Kent

Erotoplasty, issue 1

Tentacular Mag, issue 1

Three images: Datableed issue 10


Paper on Zelda Fitzgerald for Transatlantic Women Writers Symposium @ Glasgow Women’s Library, June 2017

‘Dark Ecologies of Textual Energy: Anthropocene Aesthetics and Ethics in Ben Lerner’s 10:04 and Tom McCarthy’s Satin Island‘, at Petrocultures 2018 conference, The University of Glasgow, September 1st 2018

‘”the mood of the sea is catching”: Channelling the Hydrospace of Contemporary Eco-Poetic Lyric’, at A Place on the Edge: ASLE-UKI 2018, Orkney, September 7th 2018.


Launch Parties for SPAM #2, #3, #4, #5 @ The Poetry Club

Haunt You Down w/ The Dirty Lies @ The Poetry Club

Transatlantic Creative Writing Showcase @ CCA

Launch Night for From Glasgow to Saturn issue 38 @ The Dram!

Launch Night for GUM, The Empathy Issue @ The Dram!

Vagabond Voices: An Evening With Gary Duncan @ Waterstones Byres Road

JR Green’s C O L O U R  T E L E V I S I O N Club Night @ Blackfriars

New Writers Showcase @ The Hunterian

Launch Night for Quotidian Mag @ The Butterfly and Pig

SPAM #5 launch night @ The Poetry Club

New Writers Showcase @ CCA, October 2017

From Glasgow to Saturn issue 39 launch night @ Dram!

University of Glasgow Reading Party, November 2017

Boiler House Press Launch @ University of Glasgow, December 2017

GoldFlakePaint Christmas Secret Show, with Molly Linen, JoJoWorthington and Scott Hutchison, December 2017

‘Dare to Speak II’ LGBT Poetry Night @ Kelvin Hall

Litanies for Eco-Dissonance – performance in collaboration with sound artist Vasilis Al for A+E Disconnection launch, ‘But There There is No Land Near the End’ @ Art School, March 2018

From Glasgow to Saturn Issue 40 launch @ The Raven, April 2018

That’s Hot! SPAM vs. Glasgow International Poetry Event @ The Poetry Club, May 2018 (in collaboration with Lucian Moriyama)

Do Not Make The MAP Magazine Launch @ CCA, May 2018

nEW wRITERS sHOWCASE in association with West End Festival @ The Hunterian, June 2018

From Glasgow to Saturn issue 41 launch @ The Dram, Glasgow, September 2018