Katherine Blessan is the author of the novel Lydia’s Song: The Story of a Child Lost and a Woman Found about two women’s lives touched by the injustice of child-sex trafficking in Cambodia. She is also a short story writer and an emerging screenwriter.

As well as writing, she is the director of an arts for wellbeing social enterprise. Katherine is married to Blessan – yes, her surname is his first name! – and they travel widely and love to meet new people. Katherine lives with her family in Sheffield, UK.

Her TV pilot More than Conquerors was shortlisted for the All3 Media New Drama Script award in 2020.