In the 1970s, Nan Shepherd was introduced to the artist Barbara Balmer. ‘Nan Shepherd’s Sun Porch’ captures the enigmatic writer’s essence.
Nan Shepherd escaped as often as she could to her ‘shanty’ in the Cairngorms. But where was it?
Nan Shepherd and Jessie Kesson. Theirs was an unlikely friendship. It began by chance and lasted over forty years. It was Shepherd, Kesson credited with kickstarting her writing career. Now that Shepherd’s works are once again in print, it’s timely that Kesson’s have been republished. Read Kesson’s story of when she met the ‘Lady in the Train’.