The Cookie Tin


Kindle book by Nigel Edwards

Kindle book by Nigel Edwards

The Cookie Tin (published by Greyhart Press) originally had a working title of Empathy, and was initially driven by two thoughts. One, what would it be like to be able to feel someone else’s pain; and two, how do you write for an audience that’s not home-grown? In terms of the first it soon became clear that physical pain, bad though that can be, was perhaps not where the real hurt happens. Sure, if you could go to an empathic doctor and literally pass to them your physical symptoms then you would likely get treatment pretty quickly! However, such an empath would have to interpret the received pain in terms of their own complex, emotional makeup… (continue to read here)

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