Category Archives: Films

Now and then, Voyager

“The untold want, by life and land ne’er granted. Now, voyager, sail thou forth, to seek and find.” Walt Whitman What has this poem to do with anything? Everything actually. I watched the classic movie “Now, Voyager” the other day. … Continue reading

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Movies were Movies

Two important things to report. The first is that I have now completed the first thirty pages of “Elsie Harris Picture Palace” and the second is that I have been invited to speak at Laydeez Do Comics at Foyles on … Continue reading

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Loneliness of the Long Distance Graphic Novelist

Here we are in March already. I had good intentions to blog in February but my focus was on finishing 30 pages of my graphic novel “Elsie Harris Picture Palace“. This I achieved and now thankfully I can come up … Continue reading

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Golden Age Inking

Thank you all for your patience as the lady graphic novelist emerges after almost two months, holed up like some anchorite lost in spiritual rapture. Well not quite… although drawing intensively does take on a meditative quality after a while. … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Greyscale

As 2012 spins into the next exciting year, time to look back and look forward. In true cyclical fashion I find myself literally back at the drawing board where I faithfully promised I would conjure up a graphic novel this … Continue reading

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Geek Mum makes Toy Storey

Hi readers Hope that title is intriguing enough for you. In my ongoing journey into creating my first graphic novel, I came up with what I thought to be a novel way of setting up shots for my comic panels. … Continue reading

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Conceive, Believe, Achieve!

Here I am …keeping up my pledge to log my progress in creating a graphic novel. Rallying cries are always helpful with any grand endeavour. I’m not ashamed to admit that the force of positive thinking is one I call … Continue reading

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