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HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR

Happy Chinese New Year to everyone – and let’s hope that the Year of the Dog is lucky for all of us. Check out your horoscope and see what you are. (I’m a Wood Horse). Create a mind-map or collage for Chinese New Year. Use it to create a story for next year. (Remember to […]

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Evesham Festival of Words Writing Prompt Meeting – Brew Bear Cafe – Monday 12th March

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: ‘The scariest moment is always before you start.’ Don’t worry about going off at a tangent or if the finished piece is […]

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Evesham Festival of Words – Meet Up for Local Writers, Readers, Artists, Song Writers…

The next meeting will be on Wednesday 7th March 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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NaNoWriMo – November 2017

NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month which takes place in November. Writers all over the world register on the website with the intention of producing 50,000 words during November. This will be my fourth year and it is something I very much look forward to. Nobody checks what you write so you could spend […]

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15 Minute Coffee Break Exercises – Writing Magazine

I am very happy that Writing Magazine are publishing my 15 minute writing workouts on their web page. Check these out and give them a try. Please get in touch and let me know if you find them helpful. Get that writing muscle moving!  

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Writing Success: poetry, flash fiction & short story exercises

This book was published a year ago and is available in both paperback and Kindle versions.  You can buy it using the flash ‘buttons’ on the publications page of my website! “Writing Success” is a useful book for all writers. It encourages you to take the Alice in Wonderland approach – grow your words and […]

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