"She could feel magic in the quiet spring day, like a sorcerer’s far-off voice, and lines of poetry floated over her mind as if they were strands of spider-web." • stella gibbons I know it's not spring anymore really, but I can dream I finished painting this hand today while having coffee with lovely friends. It was a good day. ☕️
Stella Gibbons (1902-89) London born novelist, journalist, poet, and short-story writer, whose turbulent upbringing was to play a significant part in the creation of her most noted work wrote Cold Comfort Farm which won the Femina Vie Heureuse Prize for 1933.
BASSETT BY Stella GIBBONS First edition 1934 by author of Cold Comfort Farm