He is the author of three novels, The Wrong Story, An Other’s Look (currently in the publication process), and Fizz (being edited). He has had a number of short stories published as well as a travelogue of his journey through Central America. He is a Real Writers prizewinner, a Carers UK prizewinner and was highly commended in the British Fantasy Society short story awards. He writes a regular column for The Gudgeon and designs and delivers workshops for new and developing writers.
(An Other’s Look is currently being crowdfunded by Unbound Books. You can pre-order a copy and support its publication by following this link.)
James has a Master’s degree from the University of Oxford in Creative Writing and spent his placement reading submissions at an Oxford literary agency. He is one of the three founder members of the Cherwell & Avon Book Group, and is a member of the Society of Authors, English PEN and the International Flann O’Brien Society. James is also a member of the Unruly Writers writing group and United Authors.