Great News - 
Dini's first novel 'Why Daisy set the Hermit on Fire' has been shortlisted for the
First Novel Prize 2021!

The novel is still unpublished and Dini is in the process of looking for representation.

Watch this space...


Click on the links if you would like to read  a story now

Flash Fiction

52 under 52 - 52 pieces of flash fiction under 52 words

A Trojan Gift - Toasted Cheese 19:4 (Dec).

Four Items – Reflex Fiction

Breathing Space – 50-Word Stories

Idylls of the Queen – Yellow Mama (2020 Valentine’s Issue)

Glitter in the Dark - Yellow Mama (2019 Christmas Issue)

La Mère Mauvaise - Yellow Mama (April 2020 issue)

A Seashell Full of Grandkids - The Scottish Book Trust May 2020

The Revolting Seed - The Short Story Project (June 2020)

Read live as one of the Writers Resist authors at the Boca de Oro festival

on 05 March 2021

Weird Reasons to be Grateful - Yellow Mama (#85, April 2021)

Short Stories

Journey to the Kagayaku Smile – Scarlet Review (Jan 2020)

Blether – Scottish Book Trust (online) - also selected for print and audio

Clutching at the Last Straw - Writers Resist (Issue 104: 20 Feb 2020)

The Legend of Rungholt - Vol 1, No #4 (Winter 2019) The Magazine of History and Fiction

A Seashell full of Grandkids - selected for the Scottish Book Trust publication 'Future', published in print, online, and as audiobook as part of Book Week Scotland 2020

Celebrating Senor Pollo - commissioned by the Scottish Book Trust for 'Celebration - 2021'

Consumed with Love - Makarelle Spring 2021

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Skin - Makarelle Summer 2021

The Jungbots of Frontier Scotland - Makarelle Autumn 2021