Tag Archives: Courses

The Next Chapter: enter a competition or sign up for a course

Hi folks September already and soon the nights will be drawing in. I’m sure you’ll all be looking for productive ways to spend the dark evenings and, with that in mind, the Centre for Lifelong Learning has now released its programme for 2017/18 and my courses are available for booking. Details can be found on […]

Isolation!

A reminder that the second part of The Sins of Literature is available to hear on the Radio 4 website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0383hsr  This edition is concerned with how writers go about their business, the benefits of solitude and so forth. Will Self has been the stand-out of the series for me so far and his advice this […]

Aye Write!

The programme for this year’s Aye Write festival at the Mitchell has just been published – lots on, including writing workshops on various topics (yours truly is taking the beginners class on 13 April – all welcome if you’d like a refresher session!). http://www.ayewrite.com/programme/Pages/default.aspx The programme also features an event showcasing the creative writing masters […]