I have contributed several articles for World Education magazine on the subject of overseas students in British higher education, and I have written my blog the Filthy Comma regularly since 2011, addressing word-related issues, education (drawing on teaching in the UK and PR China), gender relations and whatever else seems interesting to me, from killer whales to the Dr. Fu Manchu books. I also sometimes use the blog to share passages from the novel I have been fiddling about with for the last two decades.

I supply many of the posts for the Life of Breath blog and commission guest posts. I have also written guest posts for other blogs, including a series on organising a mammoth two-day wedding in less than four months for Pretty Thrifty, a post about medical humanities for the regional medical humanities network blog, and a post on air pollution for the Cabot Institute blog.