Author Penelope Sheffield Sims
P. S. Sims was born in 1950 in Plymouth, Devon. She followed her childhood dream and became a teacher. She retired in 2004 having reached the pinnacle of her career by becoming a head teacher of a large school in London. Following this she travelled and spent a great deal of time in South America, Canada and the Caribbean.
She now lives in the UK where her time is devoted to her writing, family research and to her daughter, Morag Sims, who is a playwright and actress.