Category Archives: Comic Strip

The Short of It

Glory Be! The middle of May I got the news that I had reached the shortlist of six entrants for the Myriad Editions First Graphic Novel Prize with “Elsie Harris Picture Palace“. I was invited to attend a ceremony at … Continue reading

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Process at Gosh!

I was asked to be the guest creator at the Gosh Comics Process collective at the beginning of May to describe the process of creating and self-publishing my first comic: ‘It Girl‘. This was a great honour for me and … Continue reading

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The Long of It.

The second week of April I found out that I had made it to the sixteen long listed entries for the Myriad Editions First Graphic Novel Prize with my first graphic novel: ‘Elsie Harris Picture Palace‘. Much excitement abounded.

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To End All Wars

So much has been happening of late that my blogging has been clogging. Here’s the first of some short retrospectives on what’s been occurring lately. The graphic adventures continue. Beginning of April I got a call from my lovely friend … Continue reading

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Comicmania

I’ve just about drawn breath after a fortnight of wonderful comic book happenings. Two weeks ago I had the repeat pleasure of sharing the glory of Mark Buckingham‘s table at the London SuperComic Con. From the moment the doors opened … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Thought Bubble

Two weeks has gone too swiftly by since I attended my first Thought Bubble convention in Leeds. I was privileged to be attending as a guest thanks to the generosity of my mentor Mark Buckingham. I shared a table with … Continue reading

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Lakes Con Round Up

It’s now a few weeks since the wonderful inaugural Lakes International Comic Art festival in Kendal but the memory is still fresh. The Lakes event has been set up to create a large scale celebration of comics comparable to the … Continue reading

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A Jewel of a Book

I’ve been chronicling my path in the comic world for a while now. One of the big turning points for me was going to the MCM Comic con in London last February. It was my very first convention and through … Continue reading

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Guardian Masterclass and publishing debut.

I am writing this blog in the cafe at Waterstones Piccadilly… That beautiful book emporium. So I’m feeling slightly humbled as I see the names of great literary geniuses emblazoned everywhere. Am almost frozen with blog block… But not quite. … Continue reading

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Comics, Casinos and Cabaret

Greetings readers I bring news from the disparate worlds of comic books and cabaret. Like a comic strip heroine, I maintain a double identity existence which constantly keeps the modes of self expression lively. First off, I must share the … Continue reading

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