Two Historical Fiction Workshops

Two Historical Fiction Workshops on the same day by local author Myfanwy (Vanni) Cook. The first is a historical fiction romance and adventure workshop. This will be inspired by Cullompton’s wool trade, Coldharbour Mill and Walronds. The second workshop of

Two Historical Fiction Workshops

Two Historical Fiction Workshops on the same day by local author Myfanwy (Vanni) Cook. The first is a historical fiction romance and adventure workshop. This will be inspired by Cullompton’s wool trade, Coldharbour Mill and Walronds. The second workshop of

J E Hall is live now!

Flashbacks, published in 2016, is an exciting thriller depicting encounters with extremism culminating in a plot in central London. The sequel, IStanbul, followed in March 2017 moving the action from London to Turkey.

J E Hall is live now!

Flashbacks, published in 2016, is an exciting thriller depicting encounters with extremism culminating in a plot in central London. The sequel, IStanbul, followed in March 2017 moving the action from London to Turkey.

Book Launch on 15th July, Curious Otter Bookshop

On Saturday 15th July, 10am-1pm, two authors will be at Curious Otter to sign their new publications that are related to Ottery St Mary. There will also be a small exhibition of some of the photographs included in their books.

Book Launch on 15th July, Curious Otter Bookshop

On Saturday 15th July, 10am-1pm, two authors will be at Curious Otter to sign their new publications that are related to Ottery St Mary. There will also be a small exhibition of some of the photographs included in their books.

An Evening’s Anthology

The Ottery Writers’ Group, in association with the Friends of Ottery Library, are pleased to present an Evening’s Anthology at Ottery Library on Thursday the 12th of November. A range of unique short fiction will be read by various writers from the group, offering an

An Evening’s Anthology

The Ottery Writers’ Group, in association with the Friends of Ottery Library, are pleased to present an Evening’s Anthology at Ottery Library on Thursday the 12th of November. A range of unique short fiction will be read by various writers from the group, offering an

Roundup of October Writing Competitions

October offers a swathe of mixed writing opportunities, from smaller contests run by writing groups to one of the biggest poetry prizes. All are good. I just wish I was prolific enough to enter them each one. But I’m not,

Roundup of October Writing Competitions

October offers a swathe of mixed writing opportunities, from smaller contests run by writing groups to one of the biggest poetry prizes. All are good. I just wish I was prolific enough to enter them each one. But I’m not,

Roundup of September Writing Competitions

Autumn is rushing towards us like a frieght train. Thank goodness we still have September and those Indian summers as a buffer. Hopefully everyone is all fired up and inspired because there are some great writing competitions for this month.

Roundup of September Writing Competitions

Autumn is rushing towards us like a frieght train. Thank goodness we still have September and those Indian summers as a buffer. Hopefully everyone is all fired up and inspired because there are some great writing competitions for this month.

Interview with Serena Cairns

A few moments with Serena Cairns, author of Father of Lies. I’ve known Serena now for a number of years as a member and keen supporter of the Ottery Writers’ group. She’s a prolific writer of excellent short stories and I

Interview with Serena Cairns

A few moments with Serena Cairns, author of Father of Lies. I’ve known Serena now for a number of years as a member and keen supporter of the Ottery Writers’ group. She’s a prolific writer of excellent short stories and I