Frome Writers' Collective

A welcoming network for local writers

Patron: Barry Cunningham OBE 

Supporting Local Writers

REVOLTING RIOTS

Our November show is all about riot, dissent and rebellion – with a great breakdown by David Lassman of dissent in Frome. Inspiring pieces by Debbie Beale and Sian Williams, a writing prompt, and a fascinating instalment of ‘A Word in your Ear’ by Suzy Howlett. Presentation by Lisa Kenwright. Have a listen!

ZOOM SOCIALS

THURSDAY DECEMBER 10 @ 7.30pm FESTIVE ZOOM

Bring your own drinks and nibbles along to our December social and share in the festivities. Partners welcome.

MUSICAL OFFERINGS – no – we don’t know yet either!

BOOK NEWS – John Payne will be chatting about his new book, ‘A West Country Homecoming’

A MYSTERY PERFMORMANCE by three (very) intrepid FWC members 

FESTIVE QUIZ set by our festive quiz expert, Brenda, with literary questions to reflect the season. 

SHORT READINGS of seasonal poems and writings

SOCIALS IN 2021

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THURSDAY JANUARY 14  @ 7.30pm WORD GAMES & LITERARY FUN

 

We will post more events as they’re arranged.

Watch this space!

 
 

WRITING FOCUS - MEMOIR

An interview with Ann Barron to celebrate the launch of her new book, ‘No Ordinary Life’, the 14th publication from Silver Crow Books.

FWC author, John Payne describes his new book, ‘A West Country Homecoming’, as ‘history written backwards’. This enticing ‘journey in reverse’ engages the reader in an absorbing walk from the present into the past, through the landscape of North Somerset, Bath and West Wiltshire. 

We could write our way through the pandemic, couldn’t we?

We could write our way through the pandemic,

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A ridiculous time to publish a book?

What a ridiculous time to publish a book, you

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Bare Bones 2

So in the first part I talked about how to strip a

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Bare Bones Part 1

In the March programme of Writers on Radio we

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Ekphrastic Challenge

First – find a painting. There are some great

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Ekphrastic Writing 1

BACKGROUND Ekphrastic has come to mean any writing

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REVOLTING RIOTS

Our November show is all about riot, dissent and rebellion – with a great breakdown by David Lassman of dissent in Frome. Inspiring pieces by Debbie Beale and Sian Williams, a writing prompt, and a fascinating instalment of ‘A Word in your Ear’ by Suzy Howlett. Presentation by Lisa Kenwright. Have a listen!

ZOOM SOCIALS

THURSDAY DECEMBER 10 @ 7.30pm FESTIVE ZOOM

Bring your own drinks and nibbles along to our December social and share in the festivities. Partners welcome.

MUSICAL OFFERINGS – no – we don’t know yet either!

BOOK NEWS – John Payne will be chatting about his new book, ‘A West Country Homecoming’

A MYSTERY PERFMORMANCE by three (very) intrepid FWC members 

FESTIVE QUIZ set by our festive quiz expert, Brenda, with literary questions to reflect the season. 

SHORT READINGS of seasonal poems and writings

SOCIALS IN 2021

brett-jordan-7PYqjNzvrc4-unsplash (Medium)

THURSDAY JANUARY 14  @ 7.30pm WORD GAMES & LITERARY FUN

 

We will post more events as they’re arranged.

Watch this space!

 
 

WRITING FOCUS - MEMOIR

An interview with Ann Barron to celebrate the launch of her new book, ‘No Ordinary Life’, the 14th publication from Silver Crow Books.

FWC author, John Payne describes his new book, ‘A West Country Homecoming’, as ‘history written backwards’. This enticing ‘journey in reverse’ engages the reader in an absorbing walk from the present into the past, through the landscape of North Somerset, Bath and West Wiltshire.