Virginia Woolf in Cornwall

And the Artist Alfred Wallis

Virginia and her Father. Image: timetoast

When driving into Cornwall, and leaving Bodmin Moor behind, then squeezing down into the toe of the county the air pressure changes, as does the light, and as you drive above and beyond Carbis Bay, you are, after a nasty left-hand bend, suddenly confronted with the curving amphitheatre that is Porthminster Beach, St Ives. A view that Virginia Stephen, as a child, would have looked…

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Steve Newman Writer

Steve Newman Writer

Playwright, Historian, and Freelance Writer…