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Syllabus 2018-2019

Syllabus 2018-2019 September 2018 3 welcome/reports/programme/circles and folio. Great Expectations/Game On 10 Adjudication of Short Stories: Doug Johnston Competition Read Your Own Work 17 “Revisiting the Short Story” Sarah Graham/Ross McCallum ( set competition ) 24 Library closed. Outing to … Continue reading

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Books Which Have Influenced You: September 26th session

Members told us about the following titles which have influenced their thoughts in some way. Listed here (in no particular order) for your interest: How to win friends and influence people – Dale Carnegie Guide to the Munros – Ed … Continue reading

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A Poetic Yuletide

Tonight as a wee special event, Poems and Pints is ‘performing’ with poetry readings at the Green Shutters Tearoom from 6.30pm as part of the Largs Yuletide celebrations. Then tomorrow is the next of the regular Poetry Lunch Club dates … Continue reading

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We’re getting sociable!

Largs Writers is now on Facebook AND Twitter! Click on the follow links at the side (or the underlined bits in this post). Hello World!

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New content on the Library page

We have asked our writers to give us access to some of the winning content from this year, and I’m happy to say we have some new content to read in our library. Enjoy! There’s more to come, and we’ll update … Continue reading

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Naked Pilot by Jim Hardie

Starts 9th April 2015. Painter, poet, pilot and ex-Glasgow School of Art tutor Jim Hardie will exhibit his vast body of work in this North Ayrshire wide exhibition. Visit libraries, the Heritage Centre and other venues and follow Jim’s ‘Signposts’ … Continue reading

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Valentines poetry

We had the adjudication of the poetry competition today, and everyone who submitted a poem gets a gold star – we had lots! Alison had given us lots of useful notes in her adjudication, which was much appreciated, and we … Continue reading

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A very Scottish occasion

An update from Evie about today’s group. Thanks Evie! Even the bad weather doesn’t seem to have had too bad an effect on our members’ enthusiasm in attendance.  Today was a very interesting morning which Bill Douglas organised, with Alison … Continue reading

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Children’s Writing Adjudication, and a workshop

Hello all, we kicked off 2015 with the adjudication of the Children’s Writing competition. Congratulations to all those who did well in the competition. It was great to hear the stories. Cara also gave us a workshop, focusing on first … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all of you. Hope you had a good Hogmanay, and wishing you all the best for 2015. We start back on Monday 5th, when we’ll have the adjudication of the Children’s Stories, handing in the poetry … Continue reading

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