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Win a University Place with this short story competition

The University of East London is breaking new ground with their free fiction competition, running for the first time this year. Open to young people aged 16-19 living or going … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · 3 Comments

Writing in Portugal – an update

September in Portugal – hours of sunshine, hours of writing under a big sky, a chance to experience a different side of Portuguese life…good company and good conversation about books … Continue reading

July 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Creative Writing Course in Brighton starting in April

I’m returning to teaching in April and, as the course has been heavily oversubscribed, we have decided to run a second on the same day so if you’ve ever wanted … Continue reading

March 17, 2015 · 4 Comments

Ever wondered where you might bury a body? Crime Writing Course in Dublin might help you make up your mind

The Irish Centre in Parnell Square, Dublin are running a week long crime writing course starting on July 29th with author Arlene Hunt. Organisers say this is a writing-heavy, intensive … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Writing from Nature – a six week course in the Sussex countryside

photo credit: ecstaticist via photopin cc Come and join me on a six week nature writing course that I am running in Foredown Tower, a unique location on the edge … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · 3 Comments