About the author
Lelia Goldsmith is a part-time MA Creative Writing student at the University of Essex. She has an MA in Multimedia Journalism, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Approaches. Lelia spent nearly 20 years working in the media in London for companies such as Channel 4, before deciding to focus on her creative writing. She has lived in Wivenhoe for 11 years, and her poetry has been published in Words Down the Line, a free leaflet available at Wivenhoe railway station. She has a beautiful 4-year-old and hopes that this project will inspire her daughter.