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Arvon

During the w/c October the 28th, I’ll be teaching prose to a schools group at the Arvon Foundation in Devon. I’ve written some creative exercises involving minuscule short stories, free-writing, theft of opening lines, beginnings and endings, killer opening lines…

Cove Park

I’m honoured to have been awarded a six week Literature Residency at Cove Park. During┬áJuly and August 2013, I’ll be in Scotland fully appreciating the unpredictable weather, lochs, mud, highland cattle and fine views. My plan for my time there…

Interview

To follow up after his review of Cooking with Bones, Workshy Fop has posted a recent interview: http://workshyfop.blogspot.co.uk/2013/07/sci-fi-with-recipes-interview-with-jess.html He came up with some really thought-provoking questions. There are some other brilliant interviews on his website, so do have a browse…

Arvon

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 the transformative power of writing. We offer life-changing creative experiences…