Posts Tagged sense of place
The National Trust is searching for new writing to help celebrate the power of a very special place – Castlerigg Stone Circle – by way of a poetry competition. The winning poem will appear on new information boards on site, credited to the poet, and the poet will also win £30 [...]
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What's OnApr24Wed9:30 am Exhibition – Dorothy Wordsworth: The Wonders of the Everyday – Grasmere (until 5 January)Exhibition – Dorothy Wordsworth:…Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – Jan 5 @ 5:30 pmOver the last 100 years, Dorothy Wordsworth has been increasingly seen as vital to William Wordsworth’s creative imagination. This exhibition is the first ever [...]May24Fri7:30 pm Brewery Poets, Kendal: Jean Harrison & Pauline YarwoodBrewery Poets, Kendal: Jean Harr…May 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pmJean Harrison is retired, writing steadily and has poetry published in a number of magazines and in two collections published by Cinnamon Press, Junction [...]May25Sat10:30 am Walking Stories : Leaving Footprints – writing workshop with Geraldine Green, UlverstonWalking Stories : Leaving Footpr…May 25 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm“A single walker, stepping into the procession of language.” Seamus Heaney In an exploration of actual and imaginative space, these four creative writing workshops [...]Jun4Tue9:30 am Residential Creative Writing Course, Castle DouglasResidential Creative Writing Cou…Jun 4 @ 9:30 am – Jun 5 @ 5:00 pmDumfries & Galloway’s landscape, people and places have been the inspiration for many writers – poets, novelists, playwrights. If you have ever been [...]Jun6Thu7:30 pm Melvyn Bragg on ‘Grace and Mary’ – CarlisleMelvyn Bragg on ‘Grace and Mary’…Jun 6 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pmMelvyn Bragg talks about his new novel, Grace and Mary, a profoundly moving story spanning three generations. John visits his ageing mother Mary in [...]Jun14Fri2:00 pm Writing The Wild @ Brantwood – an exploration of inner and outer landscapes with Geraldine GreenWriting The Wild @ Brantwood – a…Jun 14 @ 2:00 pm – Jun 16 @ 2:00 pmThe beautiful grounds and gardens of Brantwood – with Coniston Water, the Old Man and Dow Crag across the lake and the light and [...]Jun19Wed
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- The Plight of Women in the Middle East - Zahra Hussain May 20, 2013
- Up to London in a posh outfit May 17, 2013