About

Alex Aldred is the pen name of an author and poet currently living and working in Edinburgh, Scotland. He holds an MA in Creative Writing from Lancaster university, and is currently working towards a PhD in Creative Writing at the university of Edinburgh.

His fiction has previously been published by journals and sites such as Coffin Bell, Daily Science Fiction, and the Molotov Cocktail. His poetry has previously been published by journals and sites such as the Cadaverine, Cathexis Northwest, and the Cordite Poetry Review.

In his spare time he enjoys participating in and running TTRPG campaigns, rewatching old episodes of Doctor Who, and trying to remember where he put his keys. At night, his stories climb out of his laptop and play tricks on him.


Back to: It’s Me!