‘Falling for Grace’: a Communal Writing Project with Bracknell & Wokingham College

It’s been my pleasure to work with the Communal Writing for Improvers students over the last half term and together they have produced this wonderful ghost story set in 1949. The authors are: Mo Abu-Bakra, Paul Bieniek, John Demetriou, Heather Dyson, Janet Foster, Mihaela Marinova, Inga Oake, Ingrid Oake and Maria Petrova           […]

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Retreat: some definitions

Retreat: verb, withdraw from enemy forces; change one’s mind as a result of criticism or difficulty. Retreat: noun, act of moving back or withdrawing; signal for a military force to withdraw; a place you can go to be alone.   For the past few days I’ve been somewhere which is this last definition of the […]

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Get in Character with CLIC Sargent

    Imagine your name immortalised in your favourite author’s book. CLIC Sargent’s Get in Character online auction is running for a third year from Thursday 25th February giving you – or a loved one – the chance to appear in a book as a character name. There is also the chance to get your […]

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