J L Hall has published essays, short-stories, travel writing, life writing, and poetry in print, broadcast, and online, and these are detailed below.

Here, she reads an extract from her short-story, ‘Save Me from the Dogs,’ published in the Tempest anthology, at the book’s London launch, March 2019.

In this clip, J L Hall reads her life-writing piece, ‘Lucky,’ published the forthcoming A Wild and Precious Life recovery anthology, at the Lighthouse Bookshop, Edinburgh event, March 2019.

Other publications

Writing The Unthinkable, at

Writing the Unthinkable

The Martișoare, in 24 Stories (Unbound)


My Name Is Mai, at

My Name Is Mai

Lucky, in A Wild and Precious Life (Unbound)

A Wild and Precious Life





Save Me From The Dogs, in Tempest (Patrician Press)


My Name Is Mai, in A Narrative Map (Wild Dog Press)

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Lucky, in The Mechanics’ Institute Review

Pink Snow (novel extract), in TLC A M Heath Free Reads (TLC Press)

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Save Me From The Dogs, in Rebel Alliance (Patrician Press)