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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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‘Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions’

I’m carrying on in the motivational quote vein this week. This one is from Albert Einstein. Considering how much I loathed Physics at school, it’s amazing that his quotes keep recurring in my blogs. Then again who would have dreamt … Continue reading

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When the student is ready, the teacher appears

Not exactly a pithy title for the latest blog but one that sums up beautifully the little story of my week thus far. The phrase, by the way, is an old Buddhist saying and has lately been commandeered by every … Continue reading

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The Year of Living Graphically

As promised, I am keeping a log of my journey into creating my graphic novel. I followed Andy Fish’s very good advice on his “Fish Wrap” website to make a schedule in a desk calendar. So far so good… I … Continue reading

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Blog Standard

I will in the course of this article be talking about ‘bogs’ so the easily offended can slip away now. I am grounded at home, the kitchen drain is gurgling up sewage and so I have empty time to rant … Continue reading

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Down Time Abbey

Sorry for that really crass pun but as the phrase might suggest I am in the ‘dreamtime’ of my life which every artist must have. An Abbey signifies a holy place of retreat. A time for withdrawal from the outside … Continue reading

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Dr Who and the Girl Who Drew Too Much

Greetings readers, Forgot to mention in my last blog that I had the great pleasure of reconnecting with some intergalactic chums at a special recording for the forthcoming release of ‘The Greatest Show in the Galaxy‘. For that classic storyline … Continue reading

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Einstein A Gogo

‘There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.’ A quote from Einstein which I found in my copy of Spirit And Destiny magazine … Continue reading

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Lunch with Ruthie

A beautiful morning and time to catch up with my blog. Even when I think nothing exciting has been going on, I’m always stirring the proverbial pot. Had a nice meet up with showbiz chum Ruthie Henshall on her lunch … Continue reading

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