Words From North Lincolnshire: Local Writers Share Their Work

Meet five writers from North Lincolnshire who have all followed different writing paths. Hear their stories and ask them questions.

Date and time

Sat, 6 November 2021
13:00 – 15:30

About this event

Stephen Wade: Words from the Wings

Stephen Wade talks about his work as a writer in residence in three very different prisons. He will read from his new poetry collection, ‘Stretch’, and tell some stories from the projects he has been involved in, describing how creative writing can be an asset in a prison regime.

Jacques Von Kat: A Writing Team

Jacques Von Kat are a husband and wife writing team who are fascinated by the spiritual world. It was at a spiritual reading where the duo first met, and they have written three novels. They talk about their writing experiences and their journey to becoming a team.

Bill Skipworth: Now I See

From the steel town of Scunthorpe to the Steel City of Sheffield, Bill’s life demonstrates the importance of perseverance and faith, with the aim of inspiring others who are struggling with the situations life throws at them. Bill talks about his life and his writing.

John D Rowbottom: Adventures of a Cold-War Warrior

John D Rowbottom shares a collection of his memories whilst serving with Her Majesty’s Armed Forces (RAF Regiment) from 1966 to 1976. Stories of life lived to the full, and things they don’t tell you about on recruiting posters; not knowing if the Cold War would one day turn hot.

Location:

Scunthorpe Central
Carlton Street
Scunthorpe
DN15 6TX

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