Tag Archives: Events

Scot Lit Fest

Catriona on the Feeding the Flame online course has brought this to my attention: Scot Lit Fest, an online virtual book festival running from 24 – 26 June, featuring authors such as Michel Faber and A.L. Kennedy (work by both is discussed in Creative Writing for Writers and other courses), and Zoe Strachan, my own erstwhile tutor […]

Looking for an audience?

Last week’s Consolidating Your Skills session covered an aspect of writing that’s become pretty much integral to the working lives of professional authors – reading to an audience. But there’s no reason why those in print should get to hog the limelight as there are plenty of opportunities for unpublished writers too. Listed below are […]

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 […]