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Martha MacDonald

Freelance writer


WATCH: Martha performing LIVE

In a comedy poetry mash-up, Martha takes the audience on a hilarious journey of her particular brand of 20-something angst. From adult acne to girlbosses and the perils of being a young woman on the Internet, Martha can find humour in almost anything.

Video courtesy of JP Le Blond at Senergy Digital and ArtHouse Jersey.

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About Me...

As a playwright, magazine journalist and comedy poet, Martha MacDonald’s writings take a wry look at current affairs, popular culture and the day-to-day struggle of being a full-time plant mum and permanently anxious millennial.

Currently working as a freelance copywriter based in Jersey, Channel Islands, Martha has several years’ experience as a news reporter and magazine columnist.

At the moment, Martha is transitioning into comedy and sketch writing.



'Well versed in finding the funny side of life' - Jersey Evening Post

The Weekend Big Read - 5 June, 2021

In an extensive interview with JEP journalist Tom Ogg, Martha talks about her writing career so far, her comedy inspirations and how she can find humour in everything from the latest breaking headlines to a pimple she had on her chin once.

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Want to find out more?

Click below to explore Martha's full writing CV...