Dog Did It…

Dog Did It…

I love following different pets on social media and hearing about their lives – but I think my favourite has to be Esther the Wonder Pig. My golden retriever, Bella Wainwright, is on Facebook and Twitter @PuppyGirlBella. She has far more social media friends than me...

Two Faced and Dog Coats

As some of you know I’m very lucky to have two writing careers. One as Ruth Symes and one as Megan Rix. Ruth tends to write for slightly younger children than Megan. She also tends to be a bit less high profile although my books as Ruth Symes sell all over the...
Lizzie… by Megan Rix

Lizzie… by Megan Rix

There was once an Asian elephant called Lizzie who in WWI left the circus and went to work carting munitions, machines and scrap metal around Sheffield. Lizzie by all accounts was a bit of a character. There’s stories of her eating other carter’s lunches, putting her...
Animal Sanctuaries – Ruth Symes

Animal Sanctuaries – Ruth Symes

I love writing about animals – whether it’s real-life based animal stories as Megan Rix or fantasy ones as Ruth Symes. This month sees the launch of my second book in the Secret Animal Society series and is called Spike the Sea Serpent. The Sanctuary in...