… and to complete the countdown, here’s a word that’s unlikely to be heard in ‘real’ conversation today. The archival photograph is courtesy of my friends at the Buckie and District Fishing Heritage Centre in Scotland.
large tubs or troughs containing herring ready for gutting
There was also the screaming of hundreds of gulls circling above the farlins, and calls of Fill up! and Over here!
Elemental will be available tomorrow from good bookshops, online booksellers and direct from UWA Publishing. Thanks for checking in!