Susan Skinner is an author, artist and ecumenical Christian living in the south of England.She belongs to the Association of Christian Writers and the Catholic Guild of Artists. She was a creative writing tutor for Surrey University and now occasionally runs creative writing workshops for local groups in Sussex. She is a poet, novelist, printer and painter. She had a long marriage and has three children as well as four nieces and nephews she and her husband helped to bring up when her sister died. Susan's favourite leisure-time occupations are reading, going to the theatre, and walking in the country.