Writing Workshop: Let the Postcards Speak – by Linda Camidge

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On November 9th members were offered a substitute for a much-requested session on poetry delivered by a poet. What did members enjoy instead? A not-requested-at-all creative writing session on postcards, delivered by someone who likes postcards.   The members turned … Continued

Writing the Law with Alex Wade

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  We were delighted to welcome local author Alex Wade to Writers’ Cafe on 12th October.   Alex left conventional law practice twenty years ago after, in his own words, ‘going off the rails’ and took up writing full-time. He … Continued

The Editor’s Eye with Susan Opie

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  Editor Susan Opie has worked for Harper Collins as director of their commercial fiction list, and now works part-time for Macmillan Publishing.   I scribbled various notes during Susan’s session, most of which I now discover to be illegible! … Continued

Pimms – making maths sexy

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  All I wanted was to learn how to use WordPress … DPN in Penzance said, ‘That’s fine, no worries, we can teach you that…’ Enter Sioban bringing the news that because the course is funded by Cornwall Council, DPN are … Continued