Anne Grange


At school, I’d get into trouble for “not listening”, but I was actually lost in my imagination, fed by weekly trips to the library.
My GCSE English coursework folder was filled to bursting with enthusiastically written essays and stories.
My writing has always been inspired by my love of music. As a sixth former, I listened to ‘Outside Inside’ by the Levellers and Paul appeared in my head: a vegan who inherits his uncle’s butcher’s van.
I went to university in Sheffield to study English Literature, and I concentrated on having fun for a few years. But the characters from my novel were demanding to be written about, coming to life. Life kept intervening, but I began working hard, writing in my spare time.
In 2010, I graduated from the Writing MA at Sheffield Hallam University. I had finally finished my first novel, ‘Outside Inside’. A few edits later, and here it is!
I left my full time job in 2013 to launch a freelance writing business, Wild Rosemary Writing Services, and I love helping people to tell their stories.
I still live in Sheffield, and I love it. In the summer, you’ll find me at music festivals, volunteering for Oxfam.

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Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: British English. Published: May 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Sports
A short story by Alan Botham... Charlie Easton is an ex-footballer, bitter that his career didn’t go the way he wanted, and unable to appreciate the good things in his life. When disaster strikes, his life implodes around him. Can he find the strength to do the right thing?
Heaven Sent
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: British English. Published: May 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Religious
A short story by Alan Botham... Do you believe in the afterlife? Perhaps you hope to go to heaven one day? But what if heaven isn’t everything that we believe it to be – and what if there is a way back from heaven? John, an ordinary man in an ordinary town, is about to find out.
Outside Inside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,220. Language: British English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A story of love, betrayal and cider. When Miriam makes a break for adventure, she meets Paul in the Flying Horse Café. He gives her a lift down south in an old van and she is soon having the time of her life. But a dark secret from Paul’s past threatens to destroy everything.

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