I can’t pretend it’d be anything but an excessive present to myself to bid in a WOMANKIND auction to win a limited-edition short story written collaboratively by three of the UK’s most talented writers. But let’s just say the words “sorely tempted” and “who can I not get Christmas presents for?!” passed guiltily through my mind.
Jackie Kay, Ali Smith and Jeanette Winterson have written a short story specifically for WOMANKIND, called Grab Pots and Pans and Spoons and Make a Noise.
It’s a silent auction, and only 250 copies have been produced in total. The reserve price for unsigned copies is £35 and for signed copies is £75.
Yes, it’s a lot of money for a short story, but on the other hand it’s raising money for WOMANKIND. Here’s how to participate:
To bid for one or more signed or unsigned copies ― there are only 250 in all ― just follow these steps: