A graphic novel about grief, madness, and the ghosts that haunt us
10% of the author’s revenue from each Hardback will be donated to MQ: Transforming Mental Health, Charity No. 1139916 & Scotland SCO46075.
CCZF - Sunday December 9th
Monday, 3 December 2018
Hello Barking Supporters,
A warm hello to those of you who have recently pledged and a big wave to Page 45 in Nottingham who have taken up the Retailers package to be the 1st Comic shop to officially stock BARKING on it's release. I'm very excited about it and can highly recommend Page 45 for your comic and graphic novel needs as I'm a regualr online customer. November…
Witches & Crows Debut
Tuesday, 21 August 2018
Hello Barking Supporters,
Just a quick update before I take a couple of weeks break for the end of Summer. This Wednesday, 22nd August, marks a very special day for me. Not only is it New Comic Books Day but the first time I will have work published in a major Comics title. Jeff Lemire, a creator of otherworldly tales & a mind boggling abundancy of award…
Wednesday, 25 July 2018
Hello Barking Supporters & a very warm welcome to recent pledgers.
Apologies for the recent radio silence. I've have been busy working on a couple of exciting commissions. Both are outside of Barking but not unconnected as they have come to me from supporters. I can't say much at this stage but the first of them in due out in comic shops next month. I will be loudly banging a drum about it as soon…
Small Press Day at Dave’s Comics
Thursday, 5 July 2018
Hello Barking Supporters & a very warm welcome to my recent pledgers!
Apologies for the recent radio silence, I’ve been busily working on an exciting commission and looking forward to telling you more about it soon. But today marks a landmark for BARKING as it has reached a 1/3rd funded!! There are now 134 of you lovely readers and I’m very grateful for…
Quarters and Thirds
Tuesday, 12 June 2018
Thought it was probably time for a quick update on all things Barking!
Funding is now nearly at 30%, it must be a whisker away and going in the right direction. Thank you to all of you supporting my book so far and a warm welcome to those that have joined more recently. Your support and generosity is very much appreciated. Work on the book is…
Funding & Exhibition news
Tuesday, 1 May 2018
Hello Barking Supporters,
A quick progress report on happenings at House of Barking.
Funding progresses upwards!! Thanks toall of you for backing my book and helping it come to print. Chapters 1-2 are available as an e-comic now. Please sign in at Unbound & check the updates for a link to 'Barking Supporters E-Comic'
Chapter 3 is completed and 4 is nearly fully sketched. There will be 10…
Comics chat & Barking on Declaration of Independents Podcast
Monday, 5 February 2018
Hello Barking Supporters & warmest February welcome to those who have just joined.
I hope you have seen the update for your E-Comic of Chapter 1. If not please log in at http://unbound.com, visit the Barking page & check the updates. If you have any problems just email me & I’ll send the PDF sharpish! Also if you’ve pledged for a limited edition print please email me your postal address as they…
Farewell January, hello Charity
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
Hello Supporters & another warm welcome to our newest members,
As we come to the end of January I can honestly say it’s the best one I’ve had in a long time. Earlier in the month I presented Barking at Laydeez Do comics. This was the first time I’ve spoken about the personal nature of my book in public and I won’t lie, I was extremely nervous. Particularly as it was in January ’01 that I had my…
Join me at Laydeez Do Comics
Friday, 5 January 2018
Happy New Year Supporters and a very warm welcome to those of you who pledged over the Festive Season.
I hope you’ve all enjoyed the break and your return to life as normal has been a smooth one.
If you are in the London area please join me at Laydeez Do Comics this Monday Evening from 7pm-9pm.
LDC is somewhere between a book club and a TedX talk. Every month two creators are invited to talk…
A Very Messy Barkmass!
Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Dear Lovely Supporters,
I wish you all a magic Christmas and a fruitful & upbeat New Year.
Thank you for supporting Barking.
Best Seasonal Wishes,
Lucy, Alix & The Black Dog
(He loves a Cracker..)
Risographs, Blogs & Colds!
Friday, 8 December 2017
Hello my lovely Supporters,
A very warm welcome to my new pledgers of Barking. December has brought many things sadly most are viral. As those of you who have or are around young children know it’s not only a festive month but one of colds, flus and ear infections. Naturally this means a slowdown on Barking but there is still much happening.
This month I've joined forces with Kay Szczypiorsk…
BARKING Week 1
Friday, 24 November 2017
Hello my lovely supporters!
It's coming to the end of the first week of campaigning for BARKING. A week that has left me thrilled, delighted and a little overwhelmed by your generosity and so I would like to say thank you.
In creating this story I knew I would have to expose a side of myself and a time in my life that I still feel quite ashamed by. That feeling is entirely why I am so passionate…
These people are helping to fund Barking.