Published Pieces and Performances

“The Winchester Bucket List”
Hello Winch – Student Life Magazine, Issue 1 Spring 2018
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“From countless independent coffee shops to St Catherine’s Hill, Creative writing student Andrea shares her seven must-see spots around our city. How many will you check off?”

PDF file of this full article to come when I figure out how to properly make those…
But am actually really proud of this one, as I’ve done both images and text for once!

Vortex Literary Magazine, 2018 Issue
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“I looked up. Over us, the blues and greens of the night sky melted together. It was like the colours were dancing with each other, and dotted all over the skies, the stars were twinkling, eager to join the waltz.
I crossed my fingers that Mina was dancing too.”

Click here to read the whole short story!

“Yellow Flowers on the Kitchen Table”,
The Sound of Winchester, March Issue, 2018
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“Of course she doesn’t know this, but she forgets, my girl. Maybe one day she’ll forget me. But that doesn’t matter. And for now, I do the only thing I can, to make sure that the world seems a bit friendlier, as her memories turn to smoke signals no one can decipher for her.”

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I said there’s no getting rid of me now to which he replied I’ll hold you to that”,
The Sound of Winchester, January Issue, 2018

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“When we’re seventy-four
I’ll smack your butt in the kitchen
as you take out the turkey,
and our daughter of fourty-three will sigh and tell us
get a room,
so we’ll sneak away to the pantry,
and steal kisses by the roast potatoes”

Click here to read the whole poem!

Poems at Vocal Media
“I’m Building a Home”, 15.04.18
“Lucie”, 15.04.18
“Part of the Architecture”, 15.04.18
“Rations and Aeroplanes”, 05.02.18

Reading “Mina”
at the UoW Creative Writing 10 Year Anniversary & Vortex 2018 Launch, 9.04.2018

Performance at Poetry Platform,
The Railway Inn, Winchester, 3.04.2018

Performance at Poetry on Wheels
SO: To Speak – Poetry Festival, Southampton, 28.10.2017


“Cake” at Poetry Platform ,
The Railway Inn, Winchester, 4.10.2016


Student blogs at

“Going to uni, Expectations vs Reality”, 31.08.2017
“Making friends at uni”, 17.08.2017
“Making Your Halls a Home”, 19.07.2017
“My Year in 5 Books” , 17.05.2017
“The 5 Best Things About Studying Creative Writing“, 10.04.2017

Also, all poetry and creative writing published on this blog can easily be found here:
M2 Musings
Creative Writing