Unity Day: Time to Stand Up to Bullying

stand up to bullying with arctic circle comic drawn by Alex Hallatt and distributed by King Features Syndicate

As a King Feature cartoonist, I was asked to draw a strip for Unity Day. It was something I was happy to do, particularly as I was bullied as a child. That was one of the reasons I wrote FAB (Friends Against Bullying) Club.

Bullying is unacceptable, whether it is in school, in the workplace, or in the world in general (and we all know some very high profile people who bully). 

Learning to Cartoon (Newsletter Extract)

Epistle Extract: New Zealand Road Trip to Mapua

Since the last Epistle, I started work on the illustrations to the follow-up to my middle grade book, FAB (Friends Against Bullying) Club. If you want to be part of my advance reading team and receive an illustrated chapter of the book every week you can sign up at Tiny Letter.

be part of my FAB Club advance reading team

I’m a little late in writing, because I just got back from a road trip to the top of the South Island to see my good friend, Jane. She and her husband run an illustration, photography and design business in Mapua, about 430 km (267 miles) from Lyttelton.