Month: May 2013

Objects as Writing Prompts

I found a small bridal shoe in an alleyway a few years ago. It looked as if Cinderella had run away. Remembering her ugly sisters, I collected toenail clippings for …Read More


I’ll be guest speaking at Arvon in June 2013 on the Starting to Write a Novel course: http://www.arvonfoundation.org/starting-to-write-a-novel-2 “Arvon is a charity that works to ensure anyone can benefit from …Read More

National Academy of Writing

On May the 14th, 2013, I was with Richard Beard at the National Academy of Writing, for the Creative Writing Course in an Evening. This is a monthly class where …Read More