Home #Blue Nib Issues Issue 40 | December 2019 | A Field for the British Isles. Nigel Jarrett

A Field for the British Isles. Nigel Jarrett

When I woke that morning, I could hear loud murmuring in the distance, a hubbub. I thought it was a dream remnant, trespassing beyond the border of sleep, so I pulled the duvet over my head and tried to re-connect with my unconscious.

     A few minutes later, I was disturbed again by what sounded like a small stone striking the bedroom window. Then another. And another. At decent intervals, you understand. The commotion had grown in volume.

    I got up, rubb...

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