I am doing a special talk about Josephine Tey in Inverness Town House on Monday 11th November. Full details and booking link below: Marching for Victory Josephine Tey’s “Kif” and the Academy Street photo of the 1914 August Madness Monday 11 November, 2-3pm, Town House, Inverness Image courtesy of Am Baile website/Highland Photographic Archive … More Marching For Victory
I’m registered with the Scottish Book Trust Live Literature scheme, and their new directory is now live. Scottish Book Trust is a national charity which aims to bring the benefits of reading and writing to everyone. Live Literature is a programme that helps fund and support author events in communities all over Scotland. If you … More Live Literature live
This Sunday (9th June) I will be giving a talk at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery, about Emilie May Bowerbank, the woman who put together their Bowerbank Collection of Jacobite and Stuart artefacts. This is part of a private event for Outlander fans, looking at Jacobite history, but some of my research will be published … More Outlander, Inverness museum and the Bowerbank collection
I have recently updated and added some new work to the Writing page – please click on the link and have a look around. And here is one bonus link, to the new website for Inverness’ Victorian Market. This page features my poem for the market, which I’ve talked about on this blog before. As … More links
A couple of photos from my talk at the Pentlands Book Festival last Friday: Thanks to Ceris from my publisher Sandstone Press for the images!