I am a writer, editor, publisher, storyteller and performer.
Being a bit of a mongrel, a mudblood, a half-and-half, mixed race, betwixt-and-between sort of gal has shaped my outlook, my humour and my writing as much as my skin colour.
On this site you can find over 100 of my published articles – and links to the some of the books that I've either edited or contributed to. Hope you enjoy reading them; let me know what you think.
Sara Maitland retreated from the world to a tiny, isolated cottage on the Scottish island of Skye in order to embark on an existential investigation of ‘silence and solitude’ — the two terms being, for her, almost synonymous.… [more]