Peter Higgins was born in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire. He now lives and works in London. His short stories have appeared in magazines: Open Pen, Pen Pusher and Litro, and in anthologies: Tales of the Decongested Volume 2 and Lovers’ Lies. Two of his plays have been performed in the Leicester Square Theatre, as part of the world-famous Sitcom Trials, where they won the second prize, twice. He is currently on the Creative Writing MA at Royal Holloway, and performs regularly at Londonville Lit (South London’s finest spoken-word event). When not fixing computers or re-watching classic seventies movies, he is completing his debut novel, Death in a Northern Town.