About me

Born in England to Grenadian parents, Shirley Anstis has lived and worked across the Caribbean and UK.

Schooled in Grenada, she has worked as a trainee accountant, a careers adviser and now a counsellor (with her own practice, Envision Counsellingand a writer.  

Her love of Grenada, its culture, people and geography, keeps her travelling to the island regularly.  She has a B.Sc in Behavioural Sciences (psychology and sociology) a Masters in Careers Guidance and a Diploma in Counselling.  

All her experiences, qualifications and passions come together in her writing, which often covers individuals and community.   Here is her press interview introducing They Call Me… Interview in getreading


with Rudolph Walker at Grenada Heritage Day 2011

Now living in Berkshire, England, Shirley is available to talk to small groups about her books, lessons from life and making the most of your potential. She can be contacted by email here.