The Pilgrim is on her travels. She will be back with more stories in Autumn. You are welcome to come in, take down books from the shelves or open the caskets and jars full of memories . . .
This is a story embroidered in freshwater pearls and swansdown, ermine and hoarfrost . . . Continue reading
I have unusually coloured eyes: marbled green-grey with a rim of hazel brown. Each could be a pond in a wood, a rockpool in the North Sea, some strange well. Continue reading
This is a tale told in the blackened runes of burnt heather stems . . .
This is a story told in tiny feathers, swirling on bare floorboards . . . Continue reading
Every Hidden Thing
written by Kenneth Oppel
cover by Helen Mirren
published by David Fickling Books 2018
358 pages in paperback
dinosaurs, adventure, rivalry and love Continue reading
This is a story scorched in burn marks on the roof timbers of a hidden room . . . Continue reading
. . . comes the muck cart, as my Grandfather Spink used to say.
I won a prize! Not just by chance but for one of my short stories. This has made me glad for all sorts of reasons . . . Continue reading