Written around this boat, lines from If You Forget Me by Paulo Neruda,
as if everything that exits,
aromas, light, metals,
were little boats that sail
towards those isles of yours that wait for me.
Every book starts with an idea, a spark, a moment of inspiration, and travels through many hands until it ends its journey with a child. This blog will track the journey of one book, written by James Mayhew, and illustrated by Jackie Morris.