Benita and husband Pip from St Albans have two married daughters and four grandchildren. Benita, former LAMDA teacher/festival adjudicator, is a chimney sweep historian, the author of two books, and Hon treasurer of SWWJ.
Benita writes for stage and screen. Her radio play, Pick Up, was broadcast in New York, and Smile Baby Smile, short film produced, 2013.
Edwin and the Climbing Boys
“Will you tell me a story?” little Pete whispered.Edwin gazed across the rooftops. “Once upon a time,” he began, “in a faraway land, there dwelt an English man. He lived with his wife in a big house called an Embassy. They had a privileged child who didn’t go to school. Tutors came and t...