The South Downs, the inspiration to paint a picture and then write a novel.

The South Downs, the inspiration to paint a picture and then write a novel.

A journalist recently interviewed me about my paintings and debut novel ‘The Painting in Room 48’, and wanted to know¬† where my inspiration came from to create contemporary paintings. I explained that I liked to listen to stories, conversations and occasionally interviews on Woman’s Hour. Rather than draw sketches, I prefer to make notes about […]