Story List and Biography
was born in Southport, England and after a lifetime in Africa I now
live in Abingdon.
my family I wrote a story about my life as a young tea planter’s
wife on an estate developed from scratch in a rain forest. I
called it The Last Pioneer because it was like going back to The Dark
Ages and apart from no mod cons we had to battle the elements –
120 inches of rain falling on tracks for roads.
forward and we moved to South Africa and when we divorced I married a
property developer, and lived a feast or famine life with just as
much excitement. We had 5 children between us – his and
hers no ours. When my husband became ill we moved to England
and we had been together 40 years when he died two years later.
have written for my pleasure and I called it “playing” at
painting, both activities have been a boon in times of hardship of
I have now decided to see if I can get any of them published.
But, at 85 my tech abilities cause me grief and it all takes longer
than it should.
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