Tag Archives: Creative writing

Writing with a medical element

At a recent Pens meeting , the main event was a workshop, courtesy of Dr Val Inchley with an additional contribution by Nori on his own specialist subject as a psychiatric nurse. Val lead us through the many considerations needed … Continue reading

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Pens Meeting Report 16 January 2018

Just as a treat for non-members, and because it is the last meeting before the AGM, we thought it would be nice to give a taster of what goes on at a Pens meeting. There is information about the upcoming … Continue reading

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New Programme of Events 2018

Hello everyone, we just wanted to point out the new Programme of events for Pens creative members. There is so much to get excited about and with the energy and creativity that members bring, you might like to join us … Continue reading

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Marketing you books – a collection of guides

Courtesy of those lovely people at Createspace, I have put together their information and guides on Marketing your books, self published, or other routes, I find they are written simply and very useful to read through to consider applying some, … Continue reading

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Pens latest mini workshop PowerPoint presentation

The Pens meeting on 21 November 2107 featured another Mini Workshop. This one was on Social Media and Self-Publishing giving an overview of each topic rather than an in-depth, mind-bending, tidal wave of information, It covers the basics of what … Continue reading

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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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Pens Meeting Report 19 September 2017!

A very different meeting this time, but none the less exciting and stimulating for the brain. With great thanks to our very own Mike, who had expended much effort in the preparation of the event, we were enthralled by several … Continue reading

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Pens meeting report 01 August 2017

This meeting, although a little impromptu, was a fascinating and diverse collection of creativity as you will find anywhere in this earth. I do not exaggerate! Although it had the heading of a General Sharing meeting, we were all delighted … Continue reading

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Pens Annual Outing – 2017

The Canals of Birmingham A sunny day helped to give everyone a very sunny disposition for the outing. All 12 of us arrived well in time for our outing from Brindley Place. Although we are all from the area and … Continue reading

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Pens Meeting Report 04 July 2017

Pens meetings are increasingly fascinating! A great turnout of members again this time, we welcomed back someone from a while ago and missed some of the regulars, but thank you all for making the effort. We all wished Jude a … Continue reading

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