JINX / Sage Blackwood. Young orphan Jinx is abandoned by his stepfather in the mysterious and dangerous Urwald forest where “you grow up fast or not at all,” and is rescued by Simon Magus, a powerful wizard. Readers won’t be surprised that Jinx has powers of his own—he can see emotions and discovers he can communicate with trees in the forest. - March, 2013, Bayviews
Alohomora: There's a new Harry Potter themed hotel
Alohomora: There's a new Harry Potter themed hotel // Whether you’re a Potter maniac or just a muggle who wants a glimpse into the life of the wizarding world, the Georgian House hotel, a 163-year-old property near Victoria Station, now has rooms that replicate the famous chambers at Hogwarts.
“Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work. If you wait around for the clouds to part and a bolt of lightening to strike you in the brain, you are not going to make an awful lot of work. All the best ideas come out of the process; they come out of the work itself.” ― Chuck Close