Susy Matthews is the author of In a Bubble of Time (2012) and the forthcoming historical novel Elijah. . . among the Shades of Time. Educated as an architect, her passion lies in the creative mediums and she has taught classical western music, painted murals and is happy to potter around in the garden while working on her third novel. Her day job at the Wings Group of Companies and being mother to her two children and three dogs, keep her feet on the ground.