Nobby Clarke A keen sailor, he relayed many amusing tales from his past life. My father, his face contorted with rage push push pushing my mother, the noise dragging me from the kitchen window to the washing line, my mother pleading, my father shouting his accusations to the wind, the flash of a metallic can, the unmistakeable reek of petrol, then in his hand a cigarette lighter, a flame, a scream, my mother erupting in a blaze of light and I am running, running towards her and together we tumble and burn, burn and tumble over and over, the roar of airless heat swallowing all sound, our skin melding and molten on the grass. Allen Williams Our Welsh wizard had a wonderful wit that kept the group in fits of laughter. Ray Foster is Jack Giles. I may have an urge to express thoughts or feelings on a subject, person or event. Disclaimer Felixstowe Scribblers are always pleased to publish details of competitions and associated information on all manner of subjects appertaining to writing and publication.

We collaborated on two textbooks chronicling the application of our teaching philosophy and our experiences in the classroom. Five years Scribblers meeting Writing Competions Writing competitions on First Writer. Maurice James , the creator of the Coast to Coast competitions and a great friend to the Scribblers. He passed just a week before he was published for the very first time in the Felixstowe Scribblers Anthology. It is fitting that we also remember Liam Fairhurst of Soham who died of cancer in Prizes for the winners of the Poetry and Short Fiction categories include a selection of books by our competition partners Bloodaxe Books and Vintage Books , who have inspired poets and writers for generations.


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I knew that if she gave the pain one flicker of self-expression it would consume her. Formed over forty years ago, our Writers Circle is based in Felixstowe, Suffolk. As a writer, do you begin your work with a set idea and plan or does it evolve as you progress? Tweet Share Reblog Pin. Find an Agent Find an Writig. Vintage Books excels crwative publishing quality literary fiction and non-fiction.

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Confessions from the Still, Alec Von Bargen. My mother, who lay in the bed opposite, began to call out words, long lists of words, in an effort to distract my mind. My professional life has been blessed by some amazing competitiion That book was my first awareness of the joys and possibilities of poetry. The Aesthetica Creative Writing Competition is now open for entries!

It is fitting that we also remember Liam Fairhurst of Soham who died of cancer in Another very sad loss to our creatiev group. To find out more about Bloodaxe Books and Creaative Books visit: Here, Susan talks in an interview about her creative inspiration, passion for interdisciplinary art practice, and how publication in the Aesthetica Annual sparked new creative ideas.


Thank you Gipping Press. Do you think the Aesthetica Creative Writing Competition has aided your writing career? Born Twicehaving been selected to appear in the remarkable collection of poems that made up the Aesthetica Creative Writing Annualwas an inspiring and humbling experience.

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I unlatched the gate and pushed it open. We speak to Caroline Jane Harris, who explores the intricacies of nature through a labour intensive paper-cutting technique. Our sriting are testament to their expertise.

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