April Flash!

It’s Claire Fuller‘s turn to tell us a story in fifty words…

Claires flash

She’d been named after her dead Grandmother, a woman she’d never known and a name she’d always hated. It couldn’t even be shortened without everyone laughing. April: damp wool and boiled sweets, wrinkled tights and bath salts.

When she had children of her own she named them Ivy and Maud.

 

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2015 Desmond Elliott Prize winner Claire Fuller with ‘Our Endless Numbered Days’

Our endless numbered

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