February 2019

As a long time fan of the dovegreyreader scribbles blog, I was thrilled to find this short review of Travelling in the Dark included in a post from last September.

This is the quilt-lined dove grey reader tent at Port Eliot Festival, a haven where I spent many happy hours listening to excellent writers chat to Lynne and read their work over the years.Dove Grey Reader

On 9 March from 4 to 5.30pm, I’ll be taking part in a talk and a ‘Cornish Short Stories Reading Around the Fire’ at the Gurnard’s Head pub near Zennor. Free event.

December 2018

Many thanks to NZ News UK for this fine review of Travelling in the Dark.

Copies of my books will be available at these Christmas events in Falmouth and Truro.

The Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair 2018  at the Art House, 3 Park Hill, Falmouth TR11 3QH. The opening hours are Friday 30 November 5pm to 9pm, and then Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 December 10am to 5pm.xmas-fayre-attempt-1-1

The Royal Cornwall Museum’s Christmas Fayre on Sunday 9 December from 10am to 4pm.

Free entry to both events.

 

 

 

 

July 2017

I’m very pleased that my flash fiction, Tissue, will be part of the Elbow Room 5th birthday celebrations on 14 July 2017.

Telltales are performing at the Penzance Literary Festival on Thursday 6 July, 7.30pm at The Admiral Benbow, Chapel Street, 7.30pm, £3.00. There will also be a free event at Dolly’s Wine Bar, Church St, Falmouth on 25 July at 7 for a 7.30pm start. I’ll be compering our final event at Port Eliot Festival at 10.15am, Saturday 29 July in the Tiddy Tent in the Walled Garden area.

Felicity Notley is planning a new series of workshops about writing poetry to commence in October this year at Carnon Downs Village Hall. Please get in touch with Felicity for more information.

Submissions for Cornish Short Stories: A Collection of Contemporary Cornish Writing close on 7 July. Find out more and submit your work here.

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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