I first heard of Martin Boyd at a dinner party in the Cotswolds in the early 1980s. At the time I was adapting a novel by Rosamond Lehmann for the BBC, an enterprise with unexpected hazards, as Rosamond was very much alive and keen to be involved in the process. I had just begun my account of driving to the studio with Rosamond – a formidable and still beautiful woman, who relied on God to solve ... (read more)
Elspeth Sandys is a New Zealand author and script writer. She has taught creative writing and has worked at Oxford University Press. Her most recent novel is Obsession (2017).