Golem in Translation

I received an early Christmas present this year.  My kids’ book came out in Macedonian a month ago and I received my three copies in the mail from the publisher, Vermilion Books .  They did an excellent job on the cover, putting Edda’s favourite painting on it: Una and the Lion, by William Scott Bell. Continue reading “Golem in Translation”

Meeting up with a Long Lost Friend

Three months ago, after an absence of years, I picked up a pen, dug out an empty book and started journalling again.  It’s felt like getting reacquainted with a good friend I’d lost touch with.  From my early teens I was a devoted journal writer.  The first journal I filled was “A Walk Through the Shire”Continue reading “Meeting up with a Long Lost Friend”

EarthLines Magazine

I’ve always been a fan of Orion Magazine, but now that I’m living on the other side of The Pond, I have noticed that it is a little North America-centric.  So I was happy to discover that Scottish-based publisher Two Ravens Press have started a similarly literary environmental magazine.  I received my copy a fewContinue reading “EarthLines Magazine”