‘I discovered her skilful mix of poetry and prose as soon as I began Wild Writing Granny….I hope and believe that this will touch people far into the foreign country of the future as much as it touched me today.’

Bamber Gascoigne in the foreword to Wild Writing Granny 

Wild Writing Granny is a book full of delight, shot through with love, anguish, light, darkness and fun.’

Ysenda Maxtone Graham in The Spectator

‘A delightful, energy-filled memoir… the pace is brisk, the poems tender, the characters shrewdly drawn ….It’s hugely enjoyable.’

Kate Green in Country Life 

Her journey deals bravely with personal tragedy, yet all the way trembles on the brink of laughter’

Rosamunde Pilcher








The Bird of My Loving

‘This book’s special gift is the writer’s emotional honesty… a strong resource for the bereaved’

Church Times