In the early 1960s, Sharon Maas left her life in Guyana (known as ‘British Guiana’ then) and moved to the UK to attended Harrogate Ladies’ college. She writes candidly about her experience being one of the few girls of colour at the school. Read more in this Daily Mail piece. 

The Girl from Lamaha Street

Sharon Maas

Published: 07 April 2022

Perhaps it’s true that absence makes the heart grow fonder. But I wouldn’t have known this if I hadn’t left it all behind to discover where my home truly was…

Sharon Maas