Penny Gunter

How the Ocean Changed Me  is a spoken word narrative exploring one person’s love affair with surfing. When you change your life to pursue a passion… What do you gain? How much does society think you’ve lost? 

Penny is a writer and Surf Instructor from West Cornwall. She runs creative writing workshops and also teaches in primary schools. Having spent the majority of her twenties chasing swell around the world, she’s thrilled to be combining her twin passions of surfing and writing for this project.