This workshop will use solid objects, whether real or imagined, as a way into the creation of character and plot. If you can, bring one or two small objects (or pictures of them) along on the day. The aim will be to start a piece of writing that can be extended afterwards.
Virginia Baily is the author of two novels, the Sunday Times bestseller, Early One Morning and Africa Junction. She has won various prizes for her poetry and short stories and is currently writing her third novel. Based in Exeter, she is co-founder and co-editor of Riptide, a journal that champions the short story.
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