Archive for September, 2011

After a half year of near-dormancy from storytelling, due to giving birth in  May (I’ll tell you about him in a minute!) I am opening my eyes, stretching my limbs and re-entering this wonderful world.  Wild About Wood this weekend – can’t wait – but a bit anxious about the stormy weather we’re predicted!

And what better way to celebrate the new phase of life than by being featured in a brand new magazine.  ‘One and Other’ has been launched by local ‘mumpreneurs’ (as they are called) to celebrate all that is green and sustainable and hopeful in York.  It was an honour to be included in their first ever issue, September 2011, with a full length interview.

The latest addition to my family is Finn, now aged 4 months but here is a picture of him in the weeks after birth.  Finn was, of course, the leader of the Fianna, Ireland’s legendary warrior band – so a fitting name for the third son of a storyteller.  As a storytelling friend has reminded me, all the best stories start with three sons!



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