Having recently spent a long week-end on the Isle of Wight I was surprised to discover how inspirational the island has been, and still is, to many writers. From Queen Victoria, who was inspired to write her letters and diaries whilst staying on the island at Osborne House to Poet Laureate, Alfred, Lord Tennyson who … Continue reading INSPIRATIONAL VISIT



This last two weeks has seen the start of the 'Cardiff Children's Literature Festival.' The event features Authors and Illustrators who bring a cast of colourful characters from the world of children's writing aimed predominately at youngsters aged 3-11. It features many well known, such as The Gruffalo and Harry Potter but also welcomes the … Continue reading CARDIFF CHILDREN’S LIT FEST