A Beautiful Noise
by Sam Collins
In the Quietest Village in England, where sound is a weapon and truth is silenced, who will have the courage to show that it’s not what you hear it’s how you listen that really counts?
The thread that runs through my writing is ‘what lies beneath’ – the things we do not say, the truths we hide. In fiction, as in real life, I am most interested in our fears and inhibitions, and our honest struggles with the (largely unseen) psychological and emotional challenges of this life. My characters are flawed and lost, but they evolve and find their way – with a little help, and a little humour…