It's been a strange, wonderful week. Very full in many ways. My first reading couldn't have gone better - thank you all for wishing me well. I took that with me.
And today, my short story was published in Litro. It's one of London's favourite literary journals, so the fact that it's home to my first published story (and the first story I ever wrote) feels like a special thing.
The story is called 'Well-brought-up'. Please read it when you can, and tell me what you think. Your responses are as much a record of this space as my thoughts are.
This one's for all of you who told me I should write stories, and for all of you who come here to read what I write: