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Janet O’Donnell


Janet O’Donnell

Aspiring writer, Freelance

Janet's professional bio / interests

Teacher of French and German, recently retired. I volunteer as a guide at the Chelsea Physic Garden and as a steward at the Globe theatre on Bankside. Recently I’ve been writing short stories connected with folklore and plants, and I’ve started a novel on similar themes.

I’d like help with…

Synopsis writing; finding the balance between research and getting a draft finished; Beta reading

An interesting, or unusual fact(s) about me…

I used to work in the export department of a large upmarket fashion house.

I live in


A career highlight

I recently wrote a short story which was accepted by Alternative Stories and Fake Realities. It features in their Midwinter 2021 podcast.


Twitter: @janetodee Instagram : janetodonnelluk 2912



Joined Guild

Nov 27, 2021