Jude was born in London where she grew up and lived for many years before moving to Winchester in 1994. She started writing fiction over 30 years ago, concentrating on commercial short stories. These have been published widely in the UK and also in Scandinavia, Australia and South Africa under the name JUDITH WILSON. She has also been shortlisted for the Bridport Short Story competition. She completed an M.A. in Creative Writing, graduating with Distinction in 2008. She recently completed her first full length novel TRUTH TO TELL and is now working on her second novel which is due for completion autumn 2015.
Jude is also a teacher of English, drama and creative writing. She writes and teaches at her home in Winchester as well as working as a freelance teacher of drama in a local school. She spends a great deal of time at a family house in a small village in the beautiful Apokoronas region of north west Crete.