Monthly Archives: December 2013

An interview with Gillian Shimwell

Gillian grew up in the rural West Riding. She studied at Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Intermittent bursts of creative performance or teaching activity, working as an examiner for the London College of Music and two sons accounted for … Continue reading

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Knots: Guest story from Gillian Shimwell

Now … Sailing away from herself on a spin she turned and saw her chrysalis still watching from the shore. A breeze would touch it soon, then blow the dust away. Till then it held her with its hollow eyes, … Continue reading

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Knots

Knot 5, day 1: On the quay she watched him depart, her fingers untying the first knot. He watched her shrink. Made her disappear. A knot slackened inside of him. Knot 4, day 2: She looked out to sea. Waiting. … Continue reading

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