Sophie Elmhirst
Sophie Elmhirst is a journalist and the features editor of the New Statesman magazine in London.

Written by Sophie Elmhirst

‘When my mother was little, a small devil called Tarquin lived beneath her bed. He was half-demon and half-protector.’ Photo by SC PHOTO / Image Source

Childhood and adolescence
Two lands in my mind

Imaginary friends can seem to have a life of their own. Where do they go when their human creators grow up?

Sophie Elmhirst