Fantasy and Science Fiction Writer
Writer Helen Jackson lives in Edinburgh and loves to make stuff up. (And eat cake. Often at the same time.) She/her.
Broken, Back to the Future.
Do Not Pass Go, Shoreline of Infinity, Issue 12.
Team Building, performed at Edinburgh International Book Festival.
Amazing Dancing Bear, performed at Illicit Ink.
City of Words, Black Middens: New Writing Scotland 31.
Ms Chalmers and the Silent Service, Penumbra, Vol II, Issue 8.
Dragoman, Daily Science Fiction.
Going Boldly, Rocket Science.
Living Silver, performed by Andrew Wilson and a stealth choir at Unbound, Edinburgh International Book Festival.
Power of Scotland, ImagiNation: Stories of Scotland's Future - originally published in Sunday Herald.
Draw The Line, performed at Story Shop, Edinburgh International Book Festival.
Form Follows Foretelling, performed at Writers' Bloc.
Awards and Nominations
Do Not Pass Go - longlisted, James White Award short story competition.
Power of Scotland - winner, Scottish Wave of Change short story competition.
The Lost Book series (co-writer) - nominated for two BAFTA Scotland awards.
About Culross Abbey short film (co-writer) - winner, Best Animation, Mobifest Film Festival, Toronto.
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