Who we are

Wind and Bones are Hannah Stevens and Will Buckingham. We both have extensive experience as writers, workshop leaders and teachers of writing. Find out more about us below.

Hannah Stevens

Hannah is a short story writer. She has a PhD in creative writing from the University of Leicester. Her first collection, Without Makeup and Other Stories was published by Crystal Clear Creators in 2012. She also has stories published in anthologies from Valley Press, Unthank Books and in a wide range of literary journals. Her first book-length collection In Their Absence, a selection of short stories on the theme of missing people, is currently under consideration with a number of publishers. She has taught creative writing in the community, in schools and most recently at the University of Leicester. Hannah has also has worked for years in the voluntary and charity sectors. You can find out more about Hannah’s writing on her personal website.


Will Buckingham

Will writes fiction, creative non-fiction and for children. He has a PhD in philosophy from Staffordshire University, and a background in fine arts and anthropology. He has published extensively, including a children’s novel, Lucy and the Rocket Dog with Knopf (2017), a memoir Stealing with the Eyes, published by Haus Publishing in 2018, and an experimental novel Sixty-Four Chance Pieces, exploring the Yijing 易經 or Book of Changes, and a manual for novelists (Teach Yourself: Complete Write a Novel Course). He was also contributor to the globally bestselling The Philosophy Book. He has been Reader in Writing and Creativity at De Montfort University, visiting professor at the Parami Institute, Yangon, and visiting scholar at Sichuan University. There’s more information about Will’s work on his personal website.