‘One person can both write and design: they’re merely different forms of expression.’
About the writer
Barbara Caswell went on an adult gap year, only to find herself unexpectedly stranded in a foreign country during the recession. Hijinks ensued.
Now she voices the entertaining Miss Patricia columns for The American magazine in London. Miss Patricia, (known to her first husband as ‘My ex, Pat’), wryly observes cultural challenges for global nomads in the UK. Her style is best described as humour with a bite.
Even The Butler Was Poor
‘I work for The Queen, and I won’t hear a word against her!’
Closes Her Summer Journal
‘Is it easy to get killed where you come from?’
Dispencers With Formality
‘The family’s fortune came from sheep, and there were some fuzzy flockers dotting the field…’