Matthew Richardson

Matthew Richardson is a doctoral student and public-sector worker who lives in Stewarton, Scotland.

Studying at the University of Dundee, he is researching how the criminal justice system can better serve the needs of Scottish Gypsy Travellers.

A lucky husband and proud father, he has previously been published in Gold Dust magazine, Literally Stories, Near to the Knuckle, McStorytellers, Penny Shorts, Soft Cartel, Whatever Keeps the Lights On, and Shooter.

Matthew tweets at @mjrichardso0 and blogs at


Read Matthew’s stories on his website


Matthew James Richardson