Simon Parker is an author, playwright, editor, publisher and journalist


Third Light. Staged at Sterts in 2014

The Illegible Bachelor. Staged at Theatre Royal, Plymouth in 2011

Gonamena. Staged at Sterts Theatre in 2009

Seven Stars. Staged at various theatres in 2007 and 2010

Piran. Promenade performance staged in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

A Star On The Mizzen. Staged 1996 and 2000

Souterrain. Researcher and writer for WildWorks production in 2007

The Beautiful Journey. Researcher and writer for WildWorks production in 2009

Doubtful Island. Kneehigh Theatre commission in 2000

Granite and Gauchos. St Ives Festival commission in 2000

Kernow Bys Vykken. Hall for Cornwall commission in 2000

Shop of Stories. Kneehigh Theatre commission in 1997 & 1999

Happy Christmas (adaptation of Daphne du Maurier short story) staged in 1996


A Certain Man: Charles Causley In His Own Words (2017)

Third Light (Scryfa 2014)

Third Light: One Man's War (Scryfa 2013)

Solid. Novella (Scryfa 2011)

Gonamena. (Scryfa 2009)

Full As An Egg. Short stories (Truran 2007)

Seven Stars: A Cornish Christmas Play For Voices. (Hairy Bear 2007)

Chasing Tales: The Lost Stories of Charles Lee. Biography (Giss ’On Books 2002)

Dream Atlas. Short stories (Giss ’On Books 2002)

Pioneer. Children’s story (Giss ’On Books 1999)

A Star On The Mizzen.  Monologue (Giss ’On Books 1996)


Wild Oats. BBC Radio 4 commission 2003

Selling The Wind. BBC Radio 4 commission 2004

A Star On The Mizzen. BBC Radio Cornwall broadcast 1996

Picturing Britain. BBC Radio 4. 2011


Heart Of Clay. Researcher, writer, presenter for WildWorks documentary 2008

Harvesting Memories. Researcher, writer, presenter for WildWorks documentary 2007

Third Light. Filmed by Matt Terry 2014


Henry Jenner Cup. 1996

Sybil Pomeroy Cup. 2001

Rosemergy Cup. 2002

Holyer An Gof. 2004, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011

Winston Graham Historical Fiction Prize 2009.  Bursary award.


Scavel An Gow. Founder member of Cornish writers collective

Scryfa. Editor of twice-yearly review of contemporary Cornish writing

Scryfa Publishing. Co-operative publisher

Journalism. Twenty-eight years of journalistic experience as writer and editor with regional and national press