Poem inspired by a visit to the ‘Brighton Donut’ – a sculpture by Hamish Black.

My Loves and Passions

This blog is about the people and things that I care about. It’s hard to prioritise them as they’re all important.

Turtles Lesson

Focuses on sea turtles, with optional links to links to literacy activities – letter and story writing.

An Imagined Dialogue between Daphne du Maurier and Suzi Bamblett

“The first thing I noticed was the clarity of the air, and then the sharp green colour of the land.” The sea stretches out before me, crystal clear and shimmering in the morning sun. This is the Cornwall of my childhood. From behind, I hear Daphne’s voice.

Inspiration for Three Faced Doll

My novel Three Faced Doll was inspired by a doll my sister and I shared when were young. The plot developed from broodling about lost sisters, dead twins and madness in my family.