Green, Mud, Gold | Sara Baume | Granta Magazine

Green, Mud, Gold

Sara Baume

‘She shuts her eyes and pictures ears growing out through her ears, her spine turning to wood, pictures herself as a girl-woman scarecrow, arms opened wide, and nailed to two posts in the centre of a great green, mud and gold expanse, crucified.’

Sara Baume

Sara Baume is author of Spill Simmer Falter Wither, which won the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize in 2016, and A Line Made by Walking, which was shortlisted for the Goldsmiths Prize in 2017. She lives in Southern Ireland.

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