- London, GB
- £45 /hr
- Available now
I've been a freelance copywriter for many years with experience in advertising, direct marketing, sales promotion and online marketing.
I'm also a published author withmore...I've been a freelance copywriter for many years with experience in advertising, direct marketing, sales promotion and online marketing.
I'm also a published author with five novels to my credit: Taking Comfort (Macmillan, 2006), A Gentle Axe (Faber and Faber, 2007), A Razor Wrapped in Silk (Faber and Faber, 2010), and The Cleansing Flames (2011). I have also published the novella The Exsanguinist (Editions Didier, 2010). In addition, I wrote the libretto to the opera Cocteau in the Underworld, produced by MettaTheatre, with workshop performances by the Royal Opera House.
In 2008, A Vengeful Longing was shortlisted for the CWA Duncan Laurie Dagger for best crime novel, highly commended for the CWA Ellis Peters Award, and was runner-up in New York Magazine's Culture award for best thriller. A Razor Wrapped in Silk was also highly commended for the Ellis Peters award.
Area Covered: Copywriting, ghost writing
Work Experience Summary: As a freelance copywriter, I've written for a range of clients including British Airways, Lexus, Ford, Lloyds TSB, Barnardo's, Santander, Maltesers, Visit Wales, Ikea, London Zoo and The Guardian.
Education Summary: I was educated at William Hulme's Grammar School Manchester, and Cambridge University, where I received a 2:1 degree in Classics.