Posts Tagged: scenes from the novel

Kat before the King!

Kat before the King

    The King was shouting, working himself into a terrible rage while Eva raced round him, her pin thin legs encased in graphic black and white tights, fanning the Royal Highness with sheaves of architects’ plans, and he, crimson

Kat before the King!

Kat before the King

    The King was shouting, working himself into a terrible rage while Eva raced round him, her pin thin legs encased in graphic black and white tights, fanning the Royal Highness with sheaves of architects’ plans, and he, crimson

Asleep on the beech

Asleep on the beach

  “I know where we can sleep. Come on!” I found him by an old upturned boat. “What do you think?” I surveyed the flakey blue paint, the damp exposed wooden slats, the tendrils of seaweed. “I’m game if you

Asleep on the beech

Asleep on the beach

  “I know where we can sleep. Come on!” I found him by an old upturned boat. “What do you think?” I surveyed the flakey blue paint, the damp exposed wooden slats, the tendrils of seaweed. “I’m game if you

At the Factory

At the Factory

“I don’t care how you do it, even if you have to live down there and sleep under their machines, it better be done. What are you still standing there for?”

At the Factory

At the Factory

“I don’t care how you do it, even if you have to live down there and sleep under their machines, it better be done. What are you still standing there for?”

The Feed Dogs

The Feed Dogs

Afternoons passed as I coaxed the diaphanous wisps to approach the needle, only to watch the cranky old machines turn on them, snatching and biting. This won’t hurt a bit, I’d promise and, moments later, have to rescue another gnarled

The Feed Dogs

The Feed Dogs

Afternoons passed as I coaxed the diaphanous wisps to approach the needle, only to watch the cranky old machines turn on them, snatching and biting. This won’t hurt a bit, I’d promise and, moments later, have to rescue another gnarled