Author of 'The Blackbird Singularity' (2016)
Matt Wilven was born in Blackpool in 1982. After receiving an MA with Distinction in Creative Writing, he spent the next ten years honing his craft. His part-time jobs in this time included: bingo caller, ice-cream man, fishmonger, paintball operative, camel derby caller, soap seller, copywriter, rollercoaster operator and DJ workshop coordinator. The Blackbird Singularity is his debut novel. He lives and writes in London.