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HAPPY SUMMER SOLSTICE

Happy Summer Solstice to everyone. Make this the day you spend a few minutes outside focusing on a flower, a tree or a butterfly. Create something – write, draw, cook or sew. Make a start on a new project.

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Meet the Authors – Evesham Festival of Words – Next event Friday 14th September

This event is held on the second Friday of the month in Evesham Library. We don’t meet in July and August. The next session will be on Friday 14th September starting at 11.00 a.m. The visiting authors are: Stan Brotherton Alice Castle Jo Rowe The idea of these sessions is that people have a chance to […]

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Evesham Festival of Words Flash Fiction Group – Brew Bear Cafe – Monday 9th July

If you’re anywhere near Evesham, come and join us. Bring a short piece of writing to share with the group. We meet at 2.00 for one hour. The prompt for this meeting is: ”It was the last place she expected to see…” Don’t worry about going off at a tangent or if the finished piece […]

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Evesham Festival of Words – Meet Up for Local Writers, Readers, Artists, Song Writers – First Wednesday of the month

The next meeting will be on Wednesday 4th July at Jellypicklejam in Vine Mews.  The meeting is for anyone who is interested in anything creative – and we also welcome readers. (Every writer needs readers!) We start at 10.30 and stay until about midday. The aim is to give people a chance to network, discuss ideas and […]

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Right to Write Workshops – Tesco St Oswalds, Gloucester

Joy Thomas and I offer a monthly workshop in the Community Room in Tesco, St Oswalds Road, Gloucester on the second Wednesday of the month. The workshops run from 10.30 – 12.30 and cost £8.00. Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided. The next workshop is on Wednesday 11th July. For further details and to book […]

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The Evesham Cafe Collection

Evesham Festival of Words photographer, Angela Fitch, and I have joined forces to produce a book of poems, recipes and images featuring some of the beautiful cafes in Evesham. The work has involved visits to the various cafes (and drinking coffee and eating loads of cake), meeting the lovely owners and – in my case […]

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A Town Like Evesham

Local singer-songwriter Colin Pitts, Evesham poet Bob Woodroofe and I have united to produce a CD of poems and songs called ‘A Town Like Evesham.’ We will be launching this at the main weekend of the Evesham Festival of Words with an event in the Red Lion, Market Square, Evesham from 3.15 – 4.45. The […]

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Twenty Five Things About Me

I have lexical-gustatory synaesthesia (I experience some words and names as a specific taste). I was born in Kent. I am left handed. My birth sign is Aries. I hate being called Susan. I love dark chocolate – although it tastes of the word ‘late’ and I’m never late for anything! I’m scared of deep […]

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