Tabatha Wood lives in Wellington, New Zealand with her husband and two boys. A former English teacher and school library manager, she is the author of three non-fiction books for education including Managing Boys' Behaviour: How to Deal with it - and Help Them Succeed!
Born in Whitby, North Yorkshire, Tabatha has always had a passion for writing tales of the strange and gothic, coupled with a deep love for the land and the sea. She strongly encourages the use of writing and creativity for positive mental health, and manages an online group for women to support them achieve their goals. Tabatha also runs writing groups and workshops which aim to encourage and empower all members.
Dark Winds Over Wellington is her first published collection of short stories.