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The Winter Fairy by K A Wyllie

I’m delighted to announce that The Winter Fairy by our very own Kirsty Wyllie is now available on Kindle. It can be downloaded here.   I would simply say that inspiration for this fairy tale was the opening scene of Walt Disney’s “The Lady and The Tramp”. I really loved the dream like quality of the sequence. I felt as if I could write a Christmas story with the same kind...

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Article Writing with Sheila Grant – 8th October 2014

Well this is it. My first ever blog – could be my last. Time or my fellow members will tell. Having settled down I now realise that a blog in this case is really a short review, I think. Anyway, being a newbie, a lot of leeway will be given. Mmmm! It certainly wasn’t difficult to write about this evening’s guest speaker, Sheila Grant. A lady with a larger than life personality. With great...

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Page to Stage with Debby Broughton-Hay – 1st Oct 2014

Debby has ambitious plans for us; she wants us to put on a show as part of the Burns and A’ That festival next May. To that end she talked us through ideas for writing sketches and the dos and don’ts of them, like not having a cast of thousands or complex scene and costume changes, and gave us time to jot down our own ideas to take away and work on. She also recalled some classic...

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Novel Writing with Fiona Atchison – 24th Sept. 2014

I have been so complacent about my writing that I expect to put pen to paper and it will happen just like that. When that is not the case I get frustrated and start to question my ability to write at all. That being said, Fiona has always perfect timing because I am thinking about taking on my next challenge on my writing journey, writing a novel and I can’t wait to hear what she has to...

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