The Girl from the Hermitage looks at the enormous changes in the USSR/Russia through one woman’s eyes. I wrote an article for TripFiction about my experience of the rapidly changing cities of Moscow and St Petersburg.

I wrote for Female First about the pressures of launching a debut novel during Covid restrictions.

Here is an article about my journey to publication for Women Writers.


I participated in a  lockdown panel of debut authors.

Here I'm on a panel speaking about my experience of working with an indie publisher, Eye/Lightning Books

Here I am speaking on a panel for the Richmond Literary Festival, "Making Up the Past" with Lousie Fein and Russell Schechter.

Here is a discussion about my experiences working for Pony Express in Russia influenced my novel.  The panel discussion hosted by AIESEC Life with Mark Wheeler, founder of Pony Express.

I participated on a panel of authors at the Stay at Home Lit Fest 2021.  Here we speak about finding inspiration for historical fiction.