“It has taken me a long time to believe that writing for myself is a legitimate way to spend the day.” Mary de Sousa, The Missing Slate’s Author of the Month for February, talks to Casey Harding.Read More
Mary de Sousa is an ex-journalist who has lived in Cyprus, Spain, Pakistan and Cuba. She has written a children’s novel, ‘The Halfie-Halfie Girl’, a magical detective novel set in India and Ireland. She is currently working on a novel, ‘Half an Hour from Pakistan’, about a British couple whose attempts to ‘do good’ end in disaster. She lives in Paris.
“There were men everywhere telling people that disasters don’t just happen, especially during Ramzan. “You people believe this is geology. They know it is God,” a doctor told me.” Story of the Week (February 13), by Mary de Sousa.Read More