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The Sender

It has been said that something as small as the flutter of a butterfly’s wing can ultimately cause a typhoon halfway around the world.

The Butterfly Effect


The Sender

As soon as I heard, I knew I had to do something. It just took a bit of time deciding what it would be. I would give Abby my love and support but my friend deserved something special. And then it dawned on me. As the idea marinated, it took on a life of its own. What if it could spread its magic, grow tentacles and reach out to others in need? What if it could give Abby the strength to help herself and then to help others? And so, I did it. I sent it. And that’s how it all began.


Abby, May 2012

It had become the new defining moment of her life; one she wished had evaporated into the ether before settling upon her in a filthy film. A typical Saturday – kids moaning at each other and at her, plates spinning in the air threatening to topple at any moment, too many tasks in one pair of hands, and the feeling of being pulled in all directions as if repelling magnets were strapped to her limbs….

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A story about relationships, kindness and a special gift, but one that  comes with an enormous price.


The Gift

Under long-term construction!

On her 30th birthday, Hattie Somerfield makes a profound decision – to move to Dubai and lift her life from the doldrums.

In Dubai, Charlie Campbell harbours a secret that his mother confided many years earlier – one so powerful it could destroy the one person who must never know.

Their collision will send them face to face with their families’ pasts and to an unpredictable future.

Spanning the globe and taking them on a journey they could never have foreseen, Hattie and Charlie discover the miracle of life and that the only person we truly know is ourselves.