Saturday the 16th of July 2022

Dear Reader,

Earlier this year I wrote a letter to you about a film that I was imagining that might have been called Poppies in The Field...

But then I stopped imagining it.

But I have just read a book called Psychomachia by a woman called Kirsty Allison. I had never heard of her before. The writing in this Psychomachia book is brilliant in numerous ways. Reading it made me start imagining the film that might be called Poppies in The Field again. And I started to think that this Kirsty Allison might be the person to write the script for it. I knew I could and should never attempt to tell a woman’s story. But I thought maybe I should attempt to give some back story to some of the other lesser characters in this imagined film. And maybe then if I attempt to contact this Kirsty Allison about writing this film script, she would have some idea of what I had been imagining.

I guess the best way for me to do this, is to write you some letters over the coming days trying to put these imaginings into some sort of words.

Here goes...

Yours Sincerely,
The Elderly Gentleman


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