September 2016

I’m reading from Over the Dam and The Lost of Syros with Sue Kittow at Chintz Bar (picture of this lovely venue below), Old Brewery Yard, Falmouth on Monday 19 September 2016, 7.30pm start. Free event. The readings will be followed by an open mic.

Many thanks to Rupert Dastur at The Short Story website for this interview about my short story writing. The Short Story is an online platform dedicated to short stories.

The weekly Creative Writing Group at Carnon Downs Village Hall begins on Thursday 8 September 6.45 to 8.45pm. Please contact me for more information.

 

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July 2016

I’ll be reading in The Tiddy Tent, Walled Garden, Port Eliot Literary Festival on Friday 29 July 5.15pm with Telltales. Looking forward to being part of this amazing festival once again.

My new short story collection, Three Roads, has been selected for the New Zealand Society of Authors Complete MS Manuscript Assessment Programme 2016. Many thanks to NZSA and to Creative New Zealand, who fund this programme.AuthorMembersLogo2

The reprint of my pamphlet, Over the Dam, is now available from Red Squirrel Press.

The Creative Writing Group at Carnon Downs takes place 10 to 12pm in the Meeting Room, Carnon Downs Village Hall on July 1, 8 and 15. From September onwards, it will take place on Thursday evenings. More details to follow.

 

June 2016

I’m very pleased that Red Squirrel Press will publish my second collection of short stories, Three Roads, in 2018. Three Roads will include the five Over the Dam stories, published by Red Squirrel as a pamphlet in 2015.

The Creative Writing Group dates for this month are 10, 17 and 24 June. The venue is Carnon Downs Village Hall, 10am to 12pm. £5 per session.