Navigating Home

The writing in this anthology reflects the themes of migration, memory and landscapes, woven into Nalini Paul’s projects and collaborations over her year as GMB Writing Fellow in 2009-10.

First published in 2010 by The George Mackay Brown Fellowship in association with Scottish Arts Council, Orkney Islands Council and Leader.

Compiled and edited by Nalini Paul.

Navigating Home


Rosie Alexander
Amy Allan
Kate Barrett
Pamela Beasant
Callum Booth
Molly Bradley
Kevin Cadwallender
Amber Connolly
Solan Dodman
Bill Ferguson
Ron Ferguson
Alison Flett
Lucy Gibbon
Yvonne Gray

Mandy Haggith
Sarah Harper
Lesley Harrison
Sylvia Hays
Fran Flett Hollinrake
Shane Hourston
Mike Hoy
Carola Huttman
Lynn Johnson
David Lea
Anna Lipinska
LC Littlejohn
Ragnhild Ljosland

Morag MacInnes
Kirsty Macdonald
John McGill
Stefan Muir
Nalini Paul
Alistair Peebles
Rowan Pierce
Tessa Ransford
Doreen Sinclair
Margaret Storr
Sophie Sumner
Catherine Turnbull
Christie Williamson
Marianne Wood


Design by Iain Ashman.

Images by Christina Sargent.

ISBN 978-0-9566616-0-9

Printed by The Orcadian Ltd, Hell’s Half Acre, Hatston, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1DY.

Price £10