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Bookish Weekend Away

I don’t know about you, but life has not been all sunshine and roses lately.  My car broke down last week and I was told it could be nearly £3000 to put it right.   448 more words

Fun Stuff

Door Closes on the Open Book

The End of A Chapter and the Start of Another

We’ve been home now for four days. Our stint as booksellers-in-residence at the Open Book second hand bookshop is now over for the husband and me. 963 more words

My Writing

Out of Silence

OUT OF SILENCE, my book of New & Selected Poems, published last year by Smith/Doorstop, is now available as an ebook for £5.95. 206 more words

Writers & Writing

Laydeez Evening

I’ll be at Laydeez do Comics this evening in London, talking about the artwork I’m doing for the graphic novel One of Those People. It’ll be a chance to show how the artwork has progressed over the past nine months (since talking about the book at the Comics & Medicine conference in Baltimore), and also give the book some context by talking about things that have happened since then. 71 more words


Gayle Forman - 7.3.15

On the 7th of March I went to a Gayle Forman event at Foyles. She was here in the UK doing a tour for her new novel  423 more words

The story so far....

Working with some of your favourite authors & artists for unique one-off events often feels like the best job in the world. Here is a gallery of some of the freelance projects undertaken in the last year or so. 244 more words


‘The Plaint of the Middlebrow Novelist’

Here’s a short comic poem to brighten your day. Written by the otherwise totally forgotten actress and novelist Phoebe Fenwick Gaye and published (first? goodness knows) in 1937 in the feminist and progressive weekly magazine  315 more words