A humorous and interesting tale from the memoirs of poet Tallis Steelyard plus two books of other stories of a similar kind you’ll enjoy.
I’m pleased to be part of Jim Webster’s blog tour today to promote two of his novellas, Tallis Steelyard, Deep Waters and Other Stories, and Tallis Steelyard, Playing the Game and Other Stories.
Here is a story from one of these novellas to whet your appetite:
A Significant Gesture, by Jim Webster
I have in the past mentioned the ‘Society of Minor Poets’. Every year we put
on an entertainment for the elderly and the children in the Ropewalk area.
Yet whilst we might do our bit to feed these folk once a year, for some, the
rest of the year can be a hungry time. So we did think to do something about
How, might you ask, can a group of poets who can barely feed themselves,
look to feeding others?
It’s a good question and frankly it’s one we struggle to answer. But we felt
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