Midsummer mayhem in New York

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On the hottest day of the year, I was invited to read one of my short stories for a Haringey Literature Live event.  The themes were very aptly named ‘midsummer mayhem, heat and summer madness’. Fiction writer Jayne Joso opened up the evening reading an extract from her new novel ‘My Falling Down House’ set in Tokyo. Poet […]

Life writing in fiction stories

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I love re-telling and collecting stories, yet I’ve not made much time to write my own story until now.  I recently attended a short writing course run by Haringey Literature Live.  It was a ‘Life Writing  in Fiction’ course, led by short story writer Rebecca Swirsky.  There were just 3 of us attending the course, all with […]