Felicity Notley


“A wonderful and beguiling conceit promised in the synopsis

and the opening page delivers a compelling voice.

Much to like here.”

Tom Vowler, Judge of LiteratureWorks First Page Prize


Cornish Short Stories: A Collection of Contemporary Cornish Writing

Editors: Emma Timpany, Felicity Notley

The Bras and the Bees: The Extraordinary Life of BJ Sherriff

A biography of the beekeeping clothing pioneer


Novel extract, UEA Creative Writing MA Anthology, Prose Fiction & Non-Fiction, Oct 2016

I turn on my own axis, short story, commissioned for Audiotor: Minions Lament, an immersive storytelling experience on Bodmin Moor, June 2014

The Foot, short story, published in Tribe Magazine, Issue 16, May 2013

Martha and Perry’s Friday Night Jaunts, short story, published in The Parabola Project Volume I Issue II, Nov 2011



Return of a KingI was reading RumiFenland Reed, Issue 2 Spring 2016

If I do not write again this morning, poem, published in Spirit of Cornwall, Stuart House Heritage Group, Sept 2011

His Life, poem, published in Inspired Minds, July 2010


Märraum: The Story of a SpaceCornwall Today, Feb 2015

Falmouth Bookseller: Prize-winning Bookshop of the South WestCornwall Today, Sept 2013

An Interview with Kieran HaynesTribe:Write 1, 2012

Lyrebird: A Shop and a WorkshopCornwall Life, June 2010

High Quality Children’s TheatreABC Magazine, Issue 29, Nov 2005 

Interview with Children’s Playwright Charles WaySouth Coast Magazine, Dec 2005



I have read my work at St Ives Literature Festival, the Hall for Cornwall and Port Eliot Festival. I have also read my work on the local radio.

Awards & Prizes

Bridport Prize for Poetry, shortlisted, October 2015

Seth Donaldson Memorial Trust Bursary, University of East Anglia, September 2015

LiteratureWorks First Page Prize, in 2nd place, December 2014

Mslexia Novel Competition, longlisted, October 2013

Barrington Green Short Story Prize, August 2011