Linda Jackson is a writer, singer, publisher and creative writing tutor. She has published short stories and poetry, while most recently she published a memoir, The Siren Awakes.

She is also the owner/editor of Seahorse Publications, a publisher offering opportunity to new and established writers born in Scotland or resident her, while she is also a creative writing tutor, having gained a PHD in Literature and Philosophy from

Linda also has five albums of music to her name, and has performed throughout the world. And you can check out her latest song, Sirens, which is from her new album, on Soundcloud. Just check for Linda Jaxson.

Listen to Linda Jackson on the Read All About It podcast HERE


1. Favourite book from childhood
The Golden Road (Poetry collection for kids)

2. Favourite book from teenage/university (formative) years
Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

3 A book you would recommend to anyone
The Loch of the Green Corrie by Andrew Greig

4. A book you couldn’t be paid to read again
Crime fiction by James Patterson et al

5. The last book you read or are currently reading
Reckless Daughter, a Biography of Joni Mitchell y David Yaffe