What They’re Saying Sarah Perry Author ofThe Essex Serpent"This is balm in Gilead"Ronald Blythe Author of Akenfield"...describes the landscape with a deeply personal precision."Julian Hoffman Author of The Small Heart of Things"...tender and poignant, a thoughtful exploration of our cultural estrangement from nature. It’s an elegant homage to the landscapes and places that shape us"Harriet Mead Society of Wildlife Artists"...writes with great power and perception"Derek Niemann Author of Birds in a Cage"Shadows in the Hay is a clever, shifting narrative of personal and thoughtful reflection. Evocative and unexpected."Ian Rowlands Incredible Oceans / WhaleFest"With an unerring eye for the incisive and oblique perhaps the most inspired action the festival took was to engage Colin Williams as Writer in Residence."