January 2015 archive

Jan 28

Introductory Creative Writing Workshop

Introductory Creative Writing Workshop in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote. As one of a series of Arts Workshops being held in Playa Blanca there will be an Introductory Creative Writing Workshop on Saturday 14 February: 2 pm to 4.30 pm open to all ages and all levels. Activities will include short, individual writing exercises; possibly group exercises …

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Jan 25

The Sweet Shop

The Sweet Shop Ask the members to write down, in a few minutes only, a short list of things that they remember from their childhood. Normally you would expect to get lists that include foods, family activities, toys, what they did before TV! ….. Share and discuss briefly. Give out pictures of old fashioned sweets. …

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Jan 20

Ten Years of Creative Writing

Ten Years of Creative Writing   We will be celebrating Ten Years of Creative Writing in February 2015. CALLING ALL MEMBERS, PAST AND PRESENT TO HELP US CELEBRATE! The first meeting of the Lanzarote Creative Writing Group took place in February 2005 at The Crafty Cow, Montaña Tropical in Puerto del Carmen. Since then we have …

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Jan 19

Visiting Author returns

Visiting Author returns   Trish Maw, visiting author, returns to the island of Lanzarote on 01 February for several weeks and will be joining us at the Creative Writing Group on Fridays, at Dickens’ Bar in Costa Teguise during her stay. Trish is a published author of many short stories and her most recent success …

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Jan 16

Children of the Revolution

Children of the Revolution by Peter Robinson Children of the Revolution begins with the discovery of the body of an emaciated elderly man on the embankment, below a barely accessible, disused railway bridge in Yorkshire. DCI Alan Banks’ investigation takes him back to events from four years earlier, when the victim was dismissed from his …

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