High Fives All Round! Celebrating Half a Decade of…The Writers’ Revelation Revolution.

Dear friends, Today, I’m celebrating what is probably one of my biggest achievements to-date. Five years ago today, I officially launched Scribble Ink Story Consultancy – a social enterprise dedicated to mentoring writers throughout their creative process (www.scribbleink.com). From humble beginnings in the corner of my imagination, Scribble Ink has leaped through its elementary years and become…

A Letter To My Sister: The Magic In Reading

Although she is 12 years my junior, my sister is one of my heroines. Recently diagnosed with  asthma, scoliosis and turner syndrome, this young superhero continues to remain optimistic and upholds a zeal for life that some adults would find a challenge if they had her struggles. Rhyanne loves to dance, play piano and like…

The Lenny Henry Enlightenment?

A friend of mine shared this with me a few days ago. Seconds after reading the synopsis, I had my reservations. I huffed and puffed at the thought of this being yet another much to do about nothing – a tick box initiative which allows for us to think we’ve solved a problem with all…

Look What I found!

So, I decided to de-junk my desktop and I stumbled across an old file. I cyber-dusted it off and found a piece I wrote for a Black History Month exhibition yonks ago. Here’s part one of the piece I call ‘Nothing New Under The Sun.’ The piece was inspired by the many stories I’ve inherited from my…

Beddow and Battini’s Latest Success

After countless meetings, endless phone calls, frequent emails and a tube of sticky glue we did it! We finally held our Fictitious Town Exhibition! Many thanks to the HUNDREDS who came along. For those who missed out, the Beddow and Battini Art Collective recently held an exhibition inspired by the intriguing characters of our fellow…