Comics Poetry

It's not the poem, it's not the drawing – it's a new beast altogether! - Bianca Stone, The New York Comics Symposium I love comics. And I love poetry. Recently, I have been concerned I might have to ditch one in favour of the other at the start of NaPoWriMo (National Poetry Writing Month). However, when …

The Creative Harlot

For the last few months I have been falling into love with comics. Yet when April comes around I'll be dancing my way through a month of poetry. What can I say? I'm a creative harlot! This comic explores the anxiety that can arise when shifting from one artistic form to the next.

Dancing our way through a month of poetry

April is National Poetry Writing Month, AKA NaPoWriMo. Each April, people from all around the world set out to write a poem a day for 30 days. There is something wonderful about a creative challenge in which so many people from so many countries are involved. All that energy and focus; it's like being invited to a big …

One hundred thousand sequins

Welcome to my new website and blog! I am particularly excited because it's a chance to bring together all the things that I do: cartoons, fairy tales, short stories, poems, handmade books. Sometimes all these different things seem to be like tiny pieces of confetti scattered in the wind. Or, to quote one of my …