Tag Archives: Writing workshops

A brief encounter and Mother’s Day.

Found myself glancing at  a woman I vaguely recognised  in Rottingdean eating cream scones in the Open Art Cafe the other day. She was with a companion so I did not disturb her but when she went to pay I … Continue reading

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Saltdean Scribblers Open House

One of the local writing groups Saltdean Scribblers share their latest endeavours in terms of prose and poetry to a full house at the Library. Chaired by Rob Upward we heard work as diverse as stories about the sea, a … Continue reading

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Reading between the lines – Lumb Bank – Arvon

Writing poetry with the two very inspirational tutors. Ann and Peter Sanson. When they are not teaching they run ‘The Poetry Business’ and publish a  poetry magazine called ‘The North’, well worth checking them out on line.       … Continue reading

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Julia Cameron revisits ‘The Artist’s Way’ in person

Julia Cameron has flown through a snowstorm in the States to Britain, ready to re-visit her book ‘The Artist’s Way’ one of the most inspirational books for more than a decade.  The event takes place at  Cecil Sharp House and is … Continue reading

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Pighog’s brilliant recipe for poetry

Bridget Whelan beat me to re-blogging this one, but the more who read it the merrier. Just the thing to cheer doubtful and even established poets along in January and into Feb. when piggy person poets and others will be … Continue reading

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Cafe Poets busy writing in Rottingdean

             Pop in and write poetry is for aspiring and apprentice poets only, quite often people come along who have never written poetry before which is the idea behind it. I run this on the … Continue reading

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The Troubadour Coffee House in daylight

Having recently discovered both the Troubadour Coffee House in Old Brompton Road and Anne-Marie Fyfe, her poetry collection ‘Understudies’ currently travels backwards and forwards with me on the bus and train. Not least when popping up to the Monday evening poetry … Continue reading

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