Nimra, a mother cat in Jordan, has adopted seven orphaned baby chicks and is looking after them alongside her own kittens. The Times has the full story. How cute? Too cute. I hope she isn't just fattening them up for future reference.
Jessica writes words for, with and about music. Her work has appeared in The Independent, The JC, The Guardian, The Sunday Times and numerous music magazines and she's the author of novels, biographies and stage works. Her libretto for 'Silver Birch', Roxanna Panufnik's opera for Garsington 2017, is described as 'powerful and poetic' by The Times. Latest novel 'Ghost Variations' (Unbound). Currently crowdfunding 'Meeting Odette', a 21st-century fairytale.
Jessica is available for writing and public speaking, including pre-concert talks, and hopes to do more opera libretti. Contact via message to my public Facebook pagewww.jessicaduchen.co.uk