Helen Midgley likes to think of herself as a cross between Dawn French and Kate Moss. She has been in the witness protection programme for a number of years and once lived in Brighton as a bearded mechanic called Dave! Her current incarnation is as a part-time Journalism & Media tutor at a small FE College in Yorkshire. She has survived cancer, dandruff and athlete’s foot and has a penchant for black humour and red wine.
Her first story was a humorous autobiographical short on her journey with Cervical Cancer ‘Walking with the Beast’. A magazine picked up the story and serialised the piece. This led to other short stories and articles being published. She is currently working on her first novel, very very slowly……..