L.J. McIntyre has had work performed, published and exhibited in arts venues, museums, festivals, anthologies, magazines and public spaces.
She enjoys being an Associate Editor of Fiction for literary magazine The Flexible Persona and being part of Playwright Studio Scotland‘s Scottish Borders Playwrights Mentoring Programme. L.J. sits on the Board of Directors for Arts & Business Scotland and Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre.
L.J. can’t resist interesting projects, organisations or collaborations. She has worked with illustrators, scientists, artists and fellow writers as well as Glasgow School of Art, The Museum of Childhood, The Festival of Erotic, The Metro, Writers’ Collective 26, The Hunterian Museum and Bristol University, amongst others.
Born and bred in the industrial city of Glasgow, rural life called her to live by the sea on a mad wee island, which she has since fled. Now settled in the market town of Kelso, in the Scottish Borders, she lives with her husband, dog and menagerie of small creatures.