Valentine Williams b. 1944

Mother, deaf textile designer. Father, crazy engineer inventor. Been a bank clerk, teacher, marital therapist, foster mother, market trader and latterly writer. Somehow gained an MA and was commissioned to write two self-help books. Other books followed. Four sons, three ours, one borrowed, youngest living with us currently. Living in inconvenient old cottage with a well under the floor and many spiders. Addicted to pork scratchings, obscure poets, curry.