Writing ~ Cornwall

Theatre and Other Writing


CV (2021)
A short film developed as part of the ‘Behind the Postcards’ touring project.
Writer: Jackie Taylor, Director: Sravya Raju, Producer: @bosenafylm @denzilmonk @elloellabean
DOP, Edit & Grade: Neal Megaw, Executive Producers: @screencornwall Laura Giles & Helen Tiplady.


Kilminorth: Assemble!’ for Play It Again Theatre Company, May 2017
A promenade piece performed by a mix of adult actors and young people aged 11 to 18 in Kilminorth Woods, Looe.

Sterts Theatre One act Play Competition 2015
Joint first prize (and overall winner in the Cornish Section) with BoomTown.
Peformances: Sterts Theatre on 5th December 2015 and 29 January 2016.
‘BoomTown is a very special piece of writing….it is masterly example of the one-act form.’  (Judge’s comment).
More information about Sterts here


With competition organiser Jenny Cole

With Director Nigel Croft and cast

Member of the community writing team for SQUALOR!,  an Arts Council England funded community theatre project led by Play It Again which took place on the streets of Liskeard in March 2013
Read about SQUALOR! here


Blue Curtain, longlisted for the Fish Publishing memoir prize, 2023

A Start-up Handbook for Holiday Lets
How To Books, 2001

Other Short Stories

A Place Like Paradise: highly commended, QWF 1997 Short Story Competition, pub.in A Statement in Skin
Leaving Fresno: runner-up Chiltern Writing Group competition (1996), pub. in anthology
Don’t Count Your Chickens: winner, Writers News competition (Oct 1996), pub.  in Writers News magazine
Occupational Hazards: runner up, Writers News competition (Dec 1996), pub. in Writers News magazine


Drift (From Glasgow to Saturn, A Literary Journal at the University of Glasgow, Issue 49, 2022) https://glasgowtosaturn.com

Extraction (Morecambe Literary Festival Anthology, 2023) 

How to Ferment: A Recipe (Fenacular, 2022) https://www.fenacular.com/portfolio-1

1994 – 1997 (USA): Frogpond – the Journal of the Haiku Society of America (USA), Haiku Headlines, Mostly Maine,
Rock Falls Review, Brussels  Sprout (USA)