Ingrids Husband


How the living haunt themselves is Ingrid’s Husband’s concern, and the author discovers his spirits through an imagery of absences

– a child’s signature in the dust of an old guitar; the stone plinth where a cafe once stood; a white balloon drifting down a shopping arcade; a chateau still furnished with belongings of its vanished owner....

Seren 2007

‘To read a book for the first time is to make an acquaintance with a new friend; to read it for a second time is to meet an old one’
Chinese Saying