Well, it was a lot to cram in, and family commitments and car problems only added to the adventure; but I think I just had some of the best gigs of my life. The Time Travel Treasure Hunt at Hangleton’s Our Place on Saturday was an amazing success. The whole event was fantastic, the weather … More Wow. What a weekend…
So as we slide into a glorious sunny spring weekend, it’s just hit me: where has May gone?! (That’s not a reflection on the current UK news, either; I’m honestly surprised to find we’re nearly at the end of the month already.) I suspect part of the answer is that I’ve been a blur of … More Maps, Time Machine,Comics, Hat; GO.
Hello all! Sorry it’s been a little while since I’ve posted anything – but it’s certainly not because I’ve been idle. The Marriage of Njord and Skadi launch gig was WONDERFUL – thanks a million to Katy Rodda, Dryadic, Rachel Levy, the Jolly Brewer pub, and most of all my mucker Simon Russell for a … More News, reviews and COMING GIGS!
More Old Norse stuff to look forward to: at the end of the month I’ll be running a workshop at this activity day, using storytelling to engage and inspire local Girl Guides with Viking history and STEM subjects (a very fruitful mix of topics, you’ll find!). And best of all, to finish the day my … More Viking Adventure Day for Lewes Girl Guides!
Hello again all! Just a quick one to share this warm and welcoming pick from another new storytelling night in Sussex. The Mid Sussex Storytelling Club opened on 25th Feb at TOM’S FOOD in Cuckfield, nr Hayward’s Heath – and a fantastic night it was too. Cracking storyteller and host Jason Buck took this fun … More Happy memory of a new storytelling night
The comic is printed!! Has been so exciting doing this, I’ve loved the whole process from start to finish. And we’re really proud of the result! Kickstarter rewards will be sent out ASAP. And you can see Simon Russell and I at the Brighton International Comic Expo this weekend – more info on the Gigs … More It exists!!!
THANKYOU everyone who pledged to our Kickstarter for the Marriage of Njord and Skadi comic. The interest and enthusiasm smashed all our expectations – the total was not only met within the first three days, we even broke both of our giddy “what if…?” last-minute targets of £2000 and reaching 300% of our original total. … More We did it! Comic will exist!
It’s happening! Crowdfunding for The Marriage of Njord and Skadi has officially LAUNCHED! Simon Russell and I have written a comic exploring an old Norse myth, and we need YOU to help us print it. Visit our Kickstarter campaign to pre-order a copy, and we get closer to reaching our total! The comic tells the … More Fund our comic NOW!
Today I had a Northumbrian piper in my dining room…! An ambition fulfilled perhaps. The reason being (and cause for yet more joy this) the Once Upon Again comic is almost ready! The Marriage of Njord and Skadi is the first comic book under the Once Upon Again banner, a retelling of a Norse myth which … More Kickstarter for comic soon to launch!
Hi all – hope you’re enjoying the wintery spell that’s settled over us: it’s reassuringly fitting at this time of year, but hopefully isn’t causing you trouble wherever you are. I’ll be helping evoke some sultry Indian heat on Sunday evening with The Serpent King’s Daughter – some tickets still available so do come if … More Next gigs… and new storytelling night