News

1st March 2022

NEW: I'm setting up a short introductory course for beginners or people who haven't written for a while. It's fun, inspiring and no-one will be asked to read aloud unless they want to. Beginners' Course, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st March. 6-7pm, Southwater Community Centre, St Leonards-on Sea ( behind St Leonard's station).COST: £40 for four weeks. ONLY 6 places available so contact me to book. See workshops page for more details.

20th February 2022

I had a piece of flash fiction accepted by www. shortsmagazine.com. My piece is called The Crunch and the Smash. I'm quite new to flash fiction, but really love doing it. I also had a piece accepted by www.flashfictionnorth.com last month!

20th February 2022

Another of my students Jim Johnston, submitted a piece to Writers Forum magazine and was short-listed - he is still waiting to hear, but its an international magazine so it's a great achievement to be shortlisted. I'll update when I know more.

20th February 2022

One of my students Lisa Katz had her first piece published in Funny Pearls magazine www.funnypearls.com. Its called How to Create Piece of Mind. It was inspired by a prompt I set to create a conflict with nature - and Lisa did it brilliantly.