Troon Writing Games – Summer Readaround 17 August

The golfers were gone. Troon was no longer in the eyes of the sporting world. It was already Day Twelve of the Olympics in Rio, yet the day lacked in sporting inspiration: Team GB collected no medals. However, in Anne’s garden room, a dozen writers showcased their creative skills. True to the Olympian spirit, it was all about taking part: no medals, no anthems and nobody would have been...

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Heard in Hurlford – 3 August Readaround Report

Janice B.kindly hosted the latest readaround in Hurlford and as always it was a most entertaining evening with a wide variety of offerings. Maggie kicked off the evening with 2 hilarious limericks, one about Eva the goldfish and the other about ‘A Man from Milan’. I then read a poem I was working on whilst on holiday. It’s about my observations on linden blossom which captivates me every year....

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