Experience



Read my LinkedIn Resumé here.


Script Reading/Development

  • Script reader for The Film Festival Guild.
  • Script Reader for the Just Effing Entertain Me Screenwriting Competition.
  • Script Reader for the Nevada Film Office.
  • Script reader for New Writing South.
  • Script reader for London Screenwriter’s Festival.
  • Script reader for Girls On Film.
  • Script Reader for Hollywood-based Screenplayreaders.
  • Script Reader for The Underwire Festival.
  • Script Reader for the NYC Midnight Screenwriting Challenge.
  • Script reader for KAOS Films.
  • Script reader for Eleventh Hour Films.
  • Script reader for Coverage Ink.
  • Member of the London Screenwriter’s Festival staff – Literary Department, for which I read and assess scripts for their competitions and initiatives.
  • Expert panel member for The Guardian screenwriting careers discussion on their website.
  • Trained by Lucy Hay of Bang2write scriptreading consultancy, during which I learnt how to write feedback reports to professional standard.
  • Experienced reading for private clients via my Writesofluid script consultancy: critiquing and developing screenplays.


Writing

  • Short script, “Triple Standards”, produced by Filmstormers in 2012.
  • Haikus published in New Sun Rising: Stories For Japan anthology.
  • Short stories, “When The Music Stops” and “A Series of Fortunate Events” were published in 2010/2011 by Ether Books via their award-nominated iPhone app.
  • Have written for a comedy web series, Mr Vista. Four of my episodes were filmed in July 2010 and were released online during December 2010 and January 2011. Read what Bafta-nominated scriptwriter and writer/director/producer of the Mr Vista web series had to say about my writing on my testimonials page.
  • I have had comedy radio sketches broadcast on THE UNPROFESSIONALS on Nerve FM!
  • Finalist in the Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting competition 2009.
  • Qualifier in the first round of the British Short Screenplay competition 2009 and 2010.
  • Entry for the CBBC New Writers contest got through to the second reading by the Writersroom team.

  • Publishing/Editorial

    • I write a successful blog: Sofluid.
    • Regular section/articles in What The Dickens? Magazine and website.
    • Contributing editor at Literary UK.
    • Contributing editor at the Brit Writers blog.
    • Contributing editor at Universal Film Magazine.
    • Reviewer for Raindance Film Festival.
    • Reviewer for Metazen literary magazine.
    • Reviewer for We Love Films (More Than You).
    • Trained in proofreading and copyediting through Chapterhouse.
    • Contributing editor of the charity anthology New Sun Rising: Stories For Japan.
    • In 2007 I managed the production of Canterbury Christ Church’s end of year Fine Art exhibition catalogue. As well as fund-raising, money-management, delegation and correspondance with staff, students and a photographer, I designed the front cover/layout and proofread/edited all written entries to ensure professional standards.

    • Copywriting

      • I have experience in helping business’ express themselves in a professional manner. Examples of this include Folkestone and Walmer Tiles, Keepsake Baby Artwork and the House of Cards website, for which I have also written articles and product descriptions.
      • I have also contributed news and feature articles to websites such as This is Dunstable.