Marson initially approached T. S. Eliot
to write the preface, but he refused, so she turned to L. A. G. Strong
, a British writer and a colleague at the BBC
. She dedicated the...
In April 1946, UM
's English friend Stella Mead
noticed that Marson was not doing well psychologically, and arranged for the writer Clare McFarlane
to take her back to Jamaica with him. Suffering from depression...