I am a freelance writer from Belfast, based in Edinburgh.
Theatre: Debut play The Shift shortlisted for Theatre 503 Playwriting Award; Little Boxes (Theatre 503 - Rapid Write Response); How to Ride a Rollercoaster (rehearsed read at Traverse/ runner up Pitlochry Short Play Award); At a Stop (developed through Tron Progressive Playwrights, Pitlochry and Lyric Theatre Belfast); And the Band Keeps Marching On (commissioned by Sky Arts for Art50 with rehearsed readings at The Bush, The Barbican and The Sage, Newcastle). Martha was one of the Lyric Theatre Belfast’s New Playwrights for 2018.
Screen: Derek vs the Evil Halloween Pigeon (comedy horror short produced for iPlayer by BBC/ Nice One) and Scot Squad (sketch writing for Series 5/ 2019 – BBC 3/ Comedy Unit). Shortlisted for BBC Writersroom’s The Break 2019.
Editorial: Work includes pop culture, fashion, food and entertainment articles for Hype! and Kids of Dada. Brand focused work for urban yoga retailer Ginger Orange.
I write more blogs than are good for me - my favourite of which is Yes I am Maggie.