Writer’s Retreat

  • By  Ian
  • 31 December, 2018
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This year has been as busy as most. Maybe busier in some ways: extra responsibilities with the day job, new school for my youngest, several conferences and a wedding. Yes, […]

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November Rain

  • By  Ian
  • 12 November, 2018
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We’re really into the dark nights now, a serious time to write. With that in mind, I’ve cracked on with the rewrite of the dreaded third book in the Northumbrian […]

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Write for Radio

  • By  Ian
  • 17 October, 2018
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Radio Drama North and BBC Writersroon are looking for radio drama writers. The Alfred Bradley Bursary Award is currently accepting submissions for dramatic pieces in a variety of formats. The […]

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Summer’s Almost Gone

  • By  Ian
  • 20 September, 2018
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We’ve had a really good summer. Hot and rain-free for a good chunk of time. Quite a rarity in Cumbria. Rumours suggest that the summer of 2018 has been the hottest […]

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