I returned home with my head buzzing and lost all track of time, as I embarked on a wine-fuelled creative writing binge.
I'm exhausted. I have been up all night. I have square eyes and know the names of almost every constituency in the UK. As the drama unfolded, 208 women were elected as MP's, compared to 195 in 2015. Particularly inspiring as yesterday marked the 104th anniversary of the death of the militant suffragette Emily Davison.... Continue Reading →
"There is no such thing as an 'aspiring writer'. You are a writer. Period.” Matthew Reilly, Area 7 I agree with Matthew Reilly's words of wisdom from his novel Area 7 to a degree, but you have to aspire to succeed and to succeed you need confidence. Starting out as a writer is a... Continue Reading →
If you are just dabbling with the idea of writing your first novel or are ploughing your way through your current work in progress, you should definitely be a part of this forthcoming Creative Writing Workshop. I guarantee that you will not only feel totally motivated by the end of the weekend but your writing technique will have benefitted enormously from being... Continue Reading →
If you are just dabbling with the idea your writing your first novel or ploughing your way through the first draft this is a weekend you should definitely be a part of this weekend because I guarantee that you will feel totally motivated by the end of it
My weekend Creative Writing Workshop with Barbara Large and Adrienne Dines at Jersey's Arts Centre comes to an end today and I will be bereft. What an inspiration these ladies are when it comes to generating enthusiasm. This Workshop came at the perfect time for me. I have suitcases full of unfinished manuscripts which are gathering... Continue Reading →