K. M. Lockwood is a writing name of Philippa R. Francis. Previously a primary school teacher, she later gained an MA in Creative Writing at West Dean College. There she enjoyed nurturing new writers in her role as Graduate Editorial Assistant, and went on to pass her Golden Egg Editors Course with Merit. Now she edits on a freelance basis.
She was born in Yorkshire but now lives by the coast in Sussex where she runs a tiny writer-friendly B&B. Hosting writers on retreat is one of her favourite things, along with volunteering for SCBWI British Isles. Her other interests include reviewing books, collecting sea glass and dancing, though not at the same time.
Contact her via firstname.lastname@example.org
Hi – are you Phillipa Francis nee Tate (Charles & late Barbara Tate’s daughter ?
If so, I am sorry to inform you that June, my wife and soulmate of 29 years, (married for 5 years), died on 23rd September, 2019.
You may be aware of my loss via your Dad who gave me a telephone call following receipt of my Xmas card.
If you ARE Phillipa nee Tate, more information is available on my website by clicking on pictures.
If NOT the Phillipa in question, apologies for my intrusion !
Dear Melvin – yes, I am that Philippa. Thank you for getting in touch: I am sorry for your loss, but also impressed by how you’ve expressed your self on your website.
Every good wish for your future with dear little Ernie.