A local author will donate the profits of her poetry book to Help for Heroes.

Sally May Harper, will published Life; just life Saturday, June 30, which was All Forces Day.

The book, mapping key milestones and incidents in her life, will be launched at the Sheen Bookshop on Friday 13 July. A Help for Heroes representative will also be in attendance.

Sally said: “The book looks at reflections on inner thoughts and feelings, vivid descriptions of landscapes and chance encounters, insightful character studies and existential observations about everyday household routines mark out this collection of verse and creative composition.”

Sally will be available to comment on her poetry and sign copies of the book. The event will run from midday until 7 pm with refreshments provided.