Events and Readings

Sounds of the Real World - an afternoon of poetry and music in Broadstairs, 9 November 2013

Gordon Meade will be launching his poetry collection Sounds of the Real World on 9 November, 2.00 - 5.00 p.m., at The Chapel, Albion St, Broadstairs, CT10 1LX. Gordon will be reading from his new book and there are several guest poets from the Cultured Llama Publishing stable. Music will be from Bob Carling, Sienna-Janae Holihan and Rachel Morris, and there will be an open mic for poets. The event is free, but please buy a book if you come along. Find out more about Sounds of the Real World, and buy a copy, by clicking here.
The Chapel is both a bookshop and a pub right by the sea - the last time Cultured Llama held an event there it was very popular. Arrive early to be sure of a seat.
posted 3 October 2013

Save As Writing Workshops with Maria C McCarthy and others

Save As Writers are offering two days of writing workshops during the Canterbury Festival on 19 and 26 October 2013. Maria C McCarthy is running 'Shape Up Your Stories: How to progress from baggy first draft to shapely short fiction' on 19 October 11.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. Other workshops that day are: Sonia Overall, 'Writing a Novel: from idea to edit'; and Maggie Harris, 'Life Writing: truth, fiction and style'. Find out more about the 19 October workshops by clicking here.

Workhops on 26 October are Abegail Morley, 'Writing from the Kitchen: the poetry of food'; Truda Thurai, 'From Fact to Fiction: finding inspiration for your writing'; and Rohan Thuraisingham, 'Technology for Writers'. Find out more about the 26 October workshops by clicking here.

posted 29 August 2013

Previous Events

Transitions, an evening of original readings, music, revelation and transformation, held at Gillingham Library, 25 October 2007

Reading at the Angel Centre, Tonbridge, March 2008 (top photo by John Trelawny)

John Trelawny and Maria