I write features, reviews and comment pieces for publications including The Guardian, The Times Literary SupplementThe New Statesman, The AuthorBBC WildlifeNew HumanistIllustration, New ScientistBird Watching, and more.

My crosswords – both cryptic and quiz – appear regularly in New ScientistHistory TodayNew HumanistBBC WildlifeHistory Revealed and The Blizzard. I’m part of the team that sets questions for BBC Mastermind, and I’m a cartoonist, too: Private EyeNew Humanist and Claims magazines have all featured my work. I’m the author of five non-fiction books.

I also write novels and short fiction – you can find out more about that, and read some of my stories, at my short-fiction site Wild Ink.

If you’re interested in commissioning something from me, or would like to discuss my work, please do get in touch via the Contact page, or find me on social media.