Good news, all you Instagrammers! The Sibling Writery is now active on Instagram, and you can follow us at @sibling_writery_official! Remember that we are also on Facebook, and you can like our page here. We’ll be posting quotes from our novels, some mouth-watering photos from Alexandra’s cookbook, and you may even get to see some artistic shots of the four typewriters that we own (current … Continue reading Social Media Update!
Welcome to the final episode of Once Upon a Time that is to be posted on this blog. Cate has plans now to turn the story into a novel in its own right! Towers Ahead By Cate McDermott “Sure and ye won’t stay till the morrow, then, maiden?” the kindly young farmer with whom Princess Esther had hidden out for the past day inquired. His … Continue reading Once Upon A Time: Episode Seven
We are delighted to announce that the inaugural Sibling Writery workshop will take place at our local Bourne End Library this Thursday, 24th September, 7-9pm. Alexandra, our middle sibling (and the one on the left in the header photo), will be leading “In for the Long Haul: An Introduction to Novel Writing.” She will cover the stages of the novel-writing process, from that first creative “spark” to the final … Continue reading Upcoming Novel Writing Workshop
The Farm Wife’s Story By Cate McDermott “I can remember every detail of her face, poor soul, though it was so many years ago.” The farm wife with whom Princess Esther had taken refuge returned to her place by the fire, smiling kindly down at Esther. “Very slender and elegant she was, too, even in her worn garments. In that, too, she was similar to … Continue reading Once Upon a Time: Episode Six
On the 26th of June, Cate, Alexandra and Don will be giving a presentation for the Bourne End Library and Community Centre’s Lifestyle Club. The topic, unsurprisingly, is on writing as a family–“Becoming a Writer, It’s All in the Family.” The event will be held in the Bourne End Library, located at the end of Wakeman Road, Bourne End, SL8 5SX, at 10:30 A.M., Friday … Continue reading Upcoming Sibling Writery Event at the Bourne End Library!