Dark, Salt, Clear by Lamorna Ash

A captivating portrait of life in the Cornish town of Newlyn, the largest working fishing port in Britain, from a strikingly original new voice. Dark, Salt, Clear is an evocative journey of personal discovery replete with the poetry and deep history of our fishing communities.

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About the author

Wainwright Prize Nature WritingLamorna Ash is an education worker at the charity IntoUniversity and a freelance writer for the Times Literary Supplement and TANK magazine. She has a degree in English from Oxford and a masters in Social and Cultural Anthropology from UCL. She has written numerous plays that have toured Edinburgh, Oxford and London. Dark, Salt, Clear is her first book. She lives in London.




Photo credit: Frederick Wilkinson