Martin Sketchley

Novelist, Radio/tv/screenwriter


Martin Sketchley has over 25 years’ experience across B2B writing, analysis and non-fiction, writing and editing text destined for blue-chip multinationals and organisations such as The British Council and World Bank.

He is also the author of science fiction novels published to acclaim on both sides of the Atlantic. His 2010 story ‘Songbirds’ was nominated for a BSFA award, and the sequel, ‘Bloodbirds’, was selected for the Best of British Science Fiction 2021 anthology.

He is also is an experienced workshop facilitator, edits travel guides for German publisher Emons Verlag, and creates videos for his YouTube channel.

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Martin Sketchley

Novelist, Radio/tv/screenwriter




  • University of Law, Birmingham, 2023–2023
  • University of Law, Birmingham, 2023–2023
  • University of Worcester, 2021–2022
  • De Montfort University, 2020–2021
  • University of Hull, 2021–2021
  • Aston University, 2018–2020