Yesterday someone actually asked my to draw something for publication! The Lampeter Review has asked for a portrait of Dylan Thomas. This year is the 100th anniversary of his birth and here in Wales there are a number of celebrations. No money has exchanged hands but the publicity will be good. Now all I have… Continue reading My first illustration commission!
This is difficult, I mean in principle it is great. Use your own experience to make sense of your characters situation and you have a believable story. Except that we rarely write about our everyday lives. Instead we create lives that are more interesting, where our characters are pitched into battles, both physically and mentally,… Continue reading Write what you know?