Monthly Archives: May 2018

The Business of Writing

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Author and CWC Treasurer, Elizabeth Ducie, has a very busy week coming up. This Thursday she’s re-launching not one, not two, but three books, all on the same day. She’ll be having a party to celebrate; and everyone’s invited! Continue reading

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All Down To The Con Club

The name of Chudleigh Writers’ Circle will be ringing through the town’s Constitutional Club tonight (Sunday) as Cabaret Sauvignon hits town for its latest extravaganza.  Continue reading

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Whose Turn For The Mic?

One of the most popular aspects of our Literary Festival has always been the Open Mic session. In our first year, 2011, it took up a large part of the afternoon. And we learned some valuable lessons. Not least to limit the time for each reader and manage the order of speakers so the long sad story that’s guaranteed to bring the audience down is sandwiched between shorter, preferably funny pieces; performance poets are very good for that!  Continue reading

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News Round-Up

This week, there’s news of success for one member; a bitter-sweet achievement for another; and an update on this year’s Literary Festival. Continue reading

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