Nado Aveling spent her working life juggling her role of mother to four children, with the demands of being an academic. With her children grown and retirement looming, she returned to writing poems and stories, a pastime that she had enjoyed as a child. Certainly, retirement afforded the creative space to think about the way women's lives unfold. Where Do You Come From? is the result.
Where Do You Come From?
In telling her story, Juliana, the heroine of Where Do You Come From?, has to dig deep to face the ghosts of her past while at the same time dealing with the everyday struggles of a woman's life. She is a feminist, a mother, a scholar and a witch whose story begins at a time when war and the threat ...