A quick touch-base on the launch while I edit the videos…
Thanks to everyone for reading and singing and helping and turning out on a wild and woolly night, we had a GREAT time.
From first meeting through call out and chosing the stories, to collaborative working. if you’ve ever wondered what getting your book published is like this is for you – though whether it’s typical is another matter.
The last bit of the shortlisting for Solstice Shorts Festival 2019 Time and Tide is done.
Our singer/songwriters are
Fiona and Gorwel Owen
We’ve got some really lovely material to choose from here.
Our poetry/film writer/directors are
Philip Hewitson and Susan Cartwight-Smith
Musicians, if chosen, will perform at their closest venue, films may, potentially, be shown anywhere, provided we can work out the logistics.
Congratulations everyone and thank you for your patience.
Here we go!
the fiction shortlist for this years Solstice Shorts Festival ,Time and Tide is
Actually a bit more than just a mention, on Poetry Book Society blog on Translation.
In other Wales related news, Jeremy Dixon is heading over the bridge a couple of times this month…
spoken word with AR Crow, Jeremy Dixon + Freddie Alexander
Thursday 15 August, 6.30-7.30pm
Arnolfini Bookshop, Bristol
reading from IN RETAIL, plus some new poems! FREE EVENT!
Congratulations to shortlisted Poets:
It’s still quite a long list! but we do have several sites to accommodate. If you sent more than one poem we will be in touch individually to let you know which has been shortlisted.
We are still working on the stories, and hope to have them shortlisted by the weekend.
The next stage is for the individual organisers to choose which pieces they want performed at their site, across 4 countries – England, Wales, Scotland and Portugal.