Welcome, my name is Sam Shakes and I’m an author and artist.

For the past ten years, I’ve used my books that have helped people with chronic mental and physical health conditions, as well as supporting families, friends, Carers and healthcare professionals.

For the past two years, I have been sharing my art and their stories that offer inspiration.

‘There’s a lot of misery around, so when we are given the opportunity to help make others happy, we should seize it like ‘gold dust.’ Live on