Category: Events

Stitching and Thinking

If you’ve seen The Hobbies section of my blog, you’ll know that I’m pretty into cross-stitch. And by ‘pretty into’ I mean I’m stitching a picture of the Great Wall of China that’s about a metre long. This …

Bluestockings and Muses: Bristol Women’s Literature Festival

I’ve just come back from the a talk at the first Bristol Women’s Literature Festival – there have been several talks over this weekend and this one was about rediscovering lost women writers and restoring them to the …

Shortstoryville

Last weekend I went to Shortstoryville – a series of talks at the Arnolfini gallery in Bristol, celebrating the art of the short story – and it was fantastic! (Interestingly, ’50 Shades of Grey’ was mentioned in all …