There are so many opportunities for writers in this digital age and the world of publishing has evolved greatly over the last few years.
Publishing is now accessible to all who have a good grasp of the English language and because the world is now a predominantly much smaller...
Written with cool-eyed precision, Martin Nathan's first novel tells the story of a boy who exiles himself from his family through a shocking act of violence.
When he returns seeking reconciliation, things go from bad to worse.
Many writers who have come through The Creative Writing Programme have gone on to publication or have been nominated for awards, including the Booker and the Costa Prize.
Some writers go on to pursue writing as a career, others are satisfied with being able to write well and appreciate good literature.
Set in a remote Cornish village in the 1800s, against a background of a world steeped in fear and superstition, where not conforming is the worst of crimes, Wrecker, tells the story of Mary Blight, a woman ahead of her time, vibrant, wily and cunning, who loots the corpses washed up from shipwrecks.
Noel is a writer, editor and musician who lives in Brighton.
At school, as free spirits in their twenties, when they are both married…
to other people or as widow and widower in their seventies?