At the end of Summer last year, I came across an application for The Hive at Greater Manchester Fringe. Last Wednesday I went to the shortlist night to audition for the final place. On Monday, I received an email telling me I was through. This still hasn't sunk in. Over the next six months I will be working alongside Greater Manchester Fringe and a fantastic Mentor to bring my debut spoken word show to life. I want to be pushing myself further as an artist and absolutely can'