Category Archives: Members Work

Anne Cullen promoted top of the class

Recent promotion activity by long-standing Pens member Ann Cullen, has seen sales of her books quicken and are now also seen in esteemed company too. Advertisements

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JAWAN – Back to Front

This is a marvellous short story by one of Pens very talented creative writers, Val Inchley, enjoy. Brrr – brrr, brrr – brrr It wasn’t until the noise had shrilled 20 times in his ear and the empty house that … Continue reading

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Exhibitions featuring Petra’s work

Royal Birmingham Society of Artists Members and Associates Exhibition 23rd November – 23rd December For more  details click Here SEE HER WORK ALSO AT Sutton Coldfield Pop-up Exhibition Space Click HERE to see this one Sutton Coldfield Society of Artists … Continue reading

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Writing an Autobiography PowerPoint slides

As promised, this is the wonderful presentation produced by Dr Val Inchley for her mini workshop on the topic at our recent Pens meeting. Although missing the most eloquent dialogue and discussion, it holds a comprehensive collection of information in … Continue reading

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Merrily Ablaze

More thoughts on the Bonfire season All around the flames flicked like serpent’s tongues. Leaping like fiery demons seeking out crevices where their heat had yet to reach. Fluidity spreading covering ever-wider territory, oozing seeping. Then a last searing explosion … Continue reading

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15 minute sketch on Magical Realism

During a recent mini workshop at the Pens group, this was Irenes ‘on the spot’ writing exercise. Standing at a bus stop near the Fire Station in Birmingham on a chill, blustery day, was a hungry mature art student, being … Continue reading

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A fun pices from Irene hinton-Mullins on the recent colorful festival Oh China!  What did you do? Sulphur, Charcoal & Saltpetre. Yes, it was you! Who invented Gunpowder. Celebration Fireworks, Then a battle tool If any animal nearby lurks It … Continue reading

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Great New Creative Writing from Karen Cochrane

Please find some of Karen’s latest writing to thrill and inspire you. Jilted The skirt rustled and swaying around her settling like a forlorn cloud around her frozen body. So cold. So very cold. Frozen to the very depth of … Continue reading

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Meeting Report 20 July 2016

The Community Room was a hot bed of crime today as we learnt the intricacies of planning and writing a crime story. Lead by our very own Karen Cochrane, an in-depth analysis of the planning and execution of a crime … Continue reading

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People Back to Back

“Where were we last night?” “I don’t remember.” “Were we at the Green Man?” “Nah!” “We must have been in the Sun then.” “Oh yeh! I remember the blonde with the big shelf.” “I’ve got a date with her tonight.” … Continue reading

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