Tea Water | Gyrdir Eliasson | Granta Magazine

Tea Water

Gyrdir Eliasson

‘We sat on the little stools under the window and watched Grandma in her dress with the red roses on it, against the backdrop of the blue-painted kitchen.’

Gyrdir Eliasson

Gyrdir Eliasson is an Icelandic author. His books include a novel The Wandering Squirrel, short story collection Stone Tree and poetry collection A Few General Remarks on the Cooling of the Sun. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Icelandic Literary Prize. He lives in Reykjavik.

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