The blog for ex students of East Ham Grammar School for Girls, class of '56 to '63: for sharing stories, for memoirs of the amazing women who were our teachers, for laughter, for tears, for remembrance.
Monday, 27 September 2010
For those who are wondering about Kathleen Herbert, I have been in contact with her over the years since I left EHGS as a teacher, and have followed her career as a writer. Sadly, she suffered a severe stroke shortly after she had completed her fourth novel, and was unable for several years to cope with the complexities and stresses of getting it published. She has now handed this job to me, and I feel privileged to be involved in getting what is a very fine book to a wider public. To follow progress see my blog