Though, on reflection, it is indeed shocking that the little girl Edith should be so estranged from her mother as to not understand why other children would cry at the loss of theirs.
I am very excited at the moment as 'Words in My Head' is really beginning to take shape. I heard it in its entirety for the first time last night and my co-conspirator, musician Matt Barnard, has done an amazing job. He has created a rich tapestry of sound that envelops and enhances my poetry which sits at the very heart of it. I don't think my poems have ever sounded so good!
In addition, my lovely Mark has created the pedestal and my sister Ros has dressed the head superbly:
Next week, we are trying it all out in the space it has been designed for, the Sitwell Library, and I am exceptionally excited about that!