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Tag Archives: Writers Abroad
A Week of Horse-Riding and Writing in the Alpujarra, Spain
Just a short blog for you today as I’m lucky enough to be spending a few glorious days with fellow Writers Abroad member, Nicola, aka author, Nina Croft. Nicola and her husband Rob live in Southern Spain, in the Alpujarra … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Alpujarra, Creative writing, horse-riding, Nina Croft, Spain, travel, Writers Abroad 5 Comments
FREE magazine by Writers Abroad
Hooray, it’s here; the second edition of Writers Abroad Magazine. Spring has sprung and a feast of FREE reading awaits you! Tickle your romantic taste-buds with short stories of love lost, love promised, love yet-to-blossom and love totally flabbergasted. The … Continue reading
New Literary Magazine from Ex-pat Writing Group Writers Abroad
I also have poetry and a book review in our free mag! Thanks Vanessa for posting!
Looking for a Present for an Ex-pat?
‘Foreign and Far Away’ by Writers Abroad will make the perfect gift! This tantalising collection of short stories, real life experiences and poetry will make the ideal read for anyone who has an adventurous spirit! It can be ordered online … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Amazon, Batavia, Creative writing, Dutch Indonesia, expat gift, Expat present, Foreign and Far Away, Going Native, Java, living abroad, Susan Carey, Writers Abroad 3 Comments
Foreign Encounters: A New Anthology from Writers Abroad
Cover designed by yours truly with the help of Wordle and fellow writer Doreen Porter. Online writing group Writers Abroad are proud to announce the publication on Wednesday 24th October of their new anthology, entitled Foreign Encounters. An encounter can … Continue reading
Meeting of Minds in Monnickendam
Last week I spent a sunny afternoon with fellow Writers Abroad member, Sally Robinson. I met Sally in the spring of 2011 at a workshop at the English Bookshop in Amsterdam. The workshop was arranged by Wordsinhere, Amsterdam’s literary writing … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Arvon, English bookshop, IJsselmeer, Monnickendam, OCA course, OU course, Sally Robinson, trailing spouse, wordsinhere, Writers Abroad, writing group 4 Comments
Writers Abroad Meet in Real Time!
Recently, I met fellow Writers Abroad member, Paola Fornari. Writers Abroad is a writers’ group made up of published writers who live outside their country of origin. We meet almost solely online for mutual support, inspiration and critiquing. We also … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Bossche Bol, charabanc, Den Bosch, Friesan horses, Paola Fornari, shroud of Turin, Sint Janskathedraal, Writers Abroad 4 Comments
Tips for Aspiring Writers – An Interview with The Word Hut
Tell us something about Susan Carey. I was born in Herefordshire, England. My ancestry is Welsh/English. Some years ago I emigrated to Holland to live with my Dutch husband and I now have dual British and Dutch nationality. Even so, … Continue reading