About Jason Purdy

By day, Jason Purdy is a digital marketer, but by night, he writes nonsense short stories, novels, poetry, and pieces about pop culture.

He’s from Northern Ireland, but don’t hold that against him. In his free time, he enjoys writing, reading, listening to music, watching films and going to the gym. He enjoys video games more than a grown man should.

His debut novel, Cigarette was released in April 2013 with Rowanvale books. He has also written for a number of short story anthologies, including All Hallows Evil, Undead of Winter and 10 Deadly Tales. He featured in Curiosity Quills’ The Actuator Anthology with his short story Anna and Lena, and UoU’s Reflexions 2014 collection. He has poetry appear in a number of collections, including the 2015 Making Memories Anthology - where he was nominated for the Seamus Heaney Award for New Writing. Most recently and indecently, he contributed an erotic poem to the Rollercoasters and Bedsheets collection.