WHEN THIS IS ALL OVER ...
In aid of the Rennie Grove Hospice Care and published by Creative Ink Publishing. Edited by Jan Moran Neil & Adrian Spalding.
220 Rainbow Writers across the world have donated their bite-sized stories about life during the Covid pandemic in no more than 220 words.
This book includes words from: a BAFTA award-winning screenwriter; a founder member of
Poets on the Underground and Signal Award winner; a Forward shortlisted poet; a renowned children's TV writer; many published poets and authors as well as doctors, nurses and front line workers. But people from New Zealand to Newcastle have had the courage to let their words sit alongside others who have writing certificates; people who have maybe not taken pen to paper or placed hands on laptops to tell their stories since they were at school. And indeed some of the writers are still at school and hoping the schools will remain open. Rainbow writers all.
This gem of a time capsule tracks the four seasons of 2020-2021 in a wash of diverse emotions and diverse poetic and narrative forms from a diverse people. But the colour of hope is always yellow ...
Paperback £9.99 Available mid-June 2021