‘Stop chatting to your friends,’ said Miss Taff, ‘and pay attention.’ She snatched Sidney’s mobile, stuffed it into her crocodile handbag and snapped the clasp shut. The boy mumbled that he didn’t have any friends and sat down in front of the make-up table. Rummaging through a box of grease paints he found a stick of red carmine and streaked a scar across his mouth. Then he … [Read more...] about The Strange World Of Sidney
Janet was born in Alderney, Channel Islands, and grew up in Cambridgeshire. She attended the Laban Art of Movement Studio and studied Dance, English and Education. During her long teaching career she gained an M.A. in English and Drama. More recently, in 2016, Janet was awarded an MSt in Creative Writing at Cambridge University. She enjoys writing for fun, but is currently completing a family memoir of life in Alderney during the German Occupation.