blog 2017-09-22T21:54:33+00:00

I have joined Instagram!

December 14th, 2017|

The only surprise is why it took me so long to discover Instagram! But I am finally posting images here and it's feeling fine. And here's the [...]

Summer Highlights: Orcas

September 22nd, 2017|

And now for the most beautiful and terrifying highlight of my summer: watching orcas at close quarters in the Straits of Gibraltar. When the bluefin [...]

Holiday Greetings!

December 22nd, 2016|

I'm giving thanks for the many wonderful days this past year - and reflecting on the ones that weren't so good. Despite enjoying the fond [...]

Gallery of Pupil Art!

December 12th, 2015|

Earlier this autumn I had the pleasure of visiting Belmont Grosvenor School in Harrogate and working with the pupils on creating stories and illustrations. Here's [...]

Jet Black Heart News!

September 5th, 2015|

  This is a pretty cool surprise: JET BLACK HEART has been shortlisted for the 2016 Coventry Inspiration Book Award in the 11-16 'Rapid Reads' [...]