• Guest: Author Jo Jackson on “Books from different countries”

    Jo Jackson is the author of two books, both written since she retired. Having worked with some of the most vulnerable people in society she has a unique voice apparent in her second novel Beyond the Margin, set in Ireland. She was a nurse, midwife and family psychotherapist and now lives in rural Shropshire with her husband. She loves travelling and walking as well as gardening, philosophy and art. Her first novel Too Loud a Silence is set in Egypt where Jo lived for a few years with her husband and three children. Events there were the inspiration for her book which she describes as ‘a story she had to write’ You can read…

  • Guest: Author Drema Drudge on “Reading in the Time of the Coronavirus”

    Today I have Author Drēma Drudge on my Blog as she talks about a very interesting subject as we suffer from the pandemic virus! Oh, don’t forget to enter the GIVEAWAY of her Historical Fiction happening on my Instagram.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Priya Shrinath (@syllablesofswathi) on Mar 14, 2020 at 1:42am PDT Reading in the Time of the Coronavirus During these uncertain times while the world tries to contain and heal from the worldwide sweep of Coronavirus, we are all likely to be asked to stay inside at some point. We’ve already been asked to limit our travel, our contact with others,…