Illustration of a mermaid trapped in a glass teapot

Monday Morning Storytime – The Glass Teapot Mermaid

The glass teapot was the only home Pterryn could remember. She had been living in it for so long that even the thought of leaving it caused her hearts to beat faster and her gills to open and shut too spasmodically for her to breathe. The world outside her teapot seemed a very large and intimidating place, with too much movement and colours and noises constantly going past her . The only respite was when the windows to The Unknown grew dark, and the humans turned off all the electrical lights in the house, and left her, finally, alone. And […]

Illustration - a spirit guide meets the lonely spirit of a stray cat

Monday Morning Storytime – All and the Cat

All crouched down, tentatively extending a hand to the recently deceased cat’s spirit. The spirit mewed plaintively and sniffed All’s hand, not yet realising that such earthly senses were lost to it now. All sighed in pity, noticing the ribs showing in the mange – ridden body. The cat had been a stray, like so many of the neglected and lonely spirits All brought into The Family. All too was a stray, of sorts. That’s why The Family had been started in┬áthe first place. To give all the forgotten and lonely souls a place to belong and be accepted. Something […]

Comic Strip – Tuppy and Sock-Sock- Forbidden Love

It’s been a while since my last blog post! I acknowledge this and I do feel very sheepish about it- I am trying to keep my blog posting kind of regular, but it is a little difficult with so much going on; full time job, freelance work, trying to keep my own personal projects going as well as making time for family, friends and my fiance! But I did at least manage to make a little comic strip on something that is the bane of my life! (well, ok, one of many). I’d like to do some more comic strips. […]