Giselle Leeb has been published by Litro, Ambit, Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, Bare Fiction, Mslexia (guest judges: Ann VanderMeer, Nicci Gerrard), Riptide Journal, and other publications. She recently won the third prize for Short Fiction in the inaugural Aurora Poetry and Short Fiction competition, and has been placed in several other competitions. She grew up in South Africa and lives in Nottingham, UK. She works as a web developer when she is not writing.

Nottingham Writers' Studio, 25 Hockley

New Era Begins For Writing in Nottingham

Nottingham South MP Lilian Greenwood will be joining Nottingham Writers and literature lovers to celebrate the opening of the new Nottingham Writers’ Studio in Nottingham’s expanding Creative Quarter, on the 16th May 2014. Nottingham Writers’ Studio has moved to new premises in collaboration with the Howie Smith Project, converting the disused “Old Pram Shop” at…

NWS at Light Night 2014

Poetry: War and Peace Friday 28 February in the tunnel at Nottingham Castle Tickets: £4 in advance, £5 on the night (includes all events at the Castle) Part of Light Night 2014 NWS members and the general public will be able to project poems onto a large screen inside the tunnel leading to Nottingham Castle.…

Lincoln Writing Retreat

Thursday 3 April (evening) – Saturday 5 April (teatime) Retreat Leaders: Victoria Oldham and Pippa Hennessy Fee: £130 NWS members, £160 non-members (includes accommodation, breakfast and lunch) Call 0115 959 7947 or email admin@nottinghamwritersstudio.co.uk to book Join us in this beautiful city for a long weekend and some much-needed writing time. Workshops are included if…

Building Strong Characters

Four weeks starting Monday 10 March, 7.30-9pm Course Leader: Victoria Oldham Fee: £45 NWS members, £60 non-members Call 0115 959 7947 or email admin@nottinghamwritersstudio.co.uk to book Please note: this workshop will take place at our new premises – 25 Hockley, Nottingham NG1 1FP.   In this writing-intensive workshop, we’ll play with tecnhiques that bring your…

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Getting Your Writing Out There

Saturday 1 March, 10am-5pm Course Leaders: Ian Douglas and Deborah Bailey Fees: £50 NWS members, £75 non-members (includes lunch) Call 0115 959 7947 or email admin@nottinghamwritersstudio.co.uk to book Please note: this workshop will take place at our new premises – 25 Hockley, Nottingham NG1 1FP. This one-day workshop will help you focus your mind on…