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My Year of Living Dangerously Continues!

I am currently feeling the most excited that I’ve felt since my first novel was published in 2011. The reason is that I’ve focused on what I really want from my writing – and I’m going for it with all my heart and soul. I realised I didn’t want what everyone else seems to be […]

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

The next session will be on Friday 12th October starting at 11.00 a.m. The visiting authors are: Alex Lee Davis Richard Vaughan Davies Sarah James The idea of these sessions is that people have a chance to meet some of the writers involved, buy their books and ask questions. We are especially keen to help and […]

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Evesham Festival of Words Flash Fiction Group – Brew Bear Cafe – Monday 12th November

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: ”Time for the reaper…”  Don’t worry about going off at a tangent or if the finished piece is miles away from the […]

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Sensory Workout for Writers – Thursday 8th November – The Almonry, Evesham – 11.00 – 1.00

There are only ten places available – so book your place now! The Workshop will take place in the atmospheric setting of The Almonry, Evesham. I will be giving tips on how to nurture the writer within, maintain creative energy and be more productive. These tips and techniques will help you to stay connected to […]

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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 7th November 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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Flash Fiction & Poetry Workshops – Cheltenham – Second Tuesday of the Month

I run these workshops with Joy Thomas at The Suffolk Anthology Bookshop, Suffolk Parade, Cheltenham on the second Tuesday of the month from 10.30 – 1.00. The cost is £12 and this includes a cup of tea or coffee. For further information and to book a place, please contact me: sue.r.johnson@outlook.com  

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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 – usually 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 12th September. For further details and […]

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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.’ The CD is available from The Almonry Tourist Information Centre, Evesham, Jellypicklejam café and by getting in touch with Colin at www.colinpitts.co.uk or Bob at www.greenwoodpress.co.uk or email me at […]

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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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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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