Midwinter Wife Video at St Johns Downham

Cherry Potts reads an extract from her short story The Midwinter Wife (from Solstice Shorts Anthology ‘Shortest Day, Longest Night at St Johns Festival in Downham.

Dusk at St Johns Festival – Video – In-Between Dog

Editor Cherry Potts reads In-Between Dog, by Pippa Gladhill from Dusk, the Solstice Shorts Festival 2017 anthology, at St John’s Festival Downham.

Dusk at St John’s – Video – Decorations of a Fermented Season

Michelle Penn reads poem Decorations of a Fermented Season by Alice Tarbuck, from Solstice Shorts Anthology DUSK, at St Johns Festival in Downham

Dusk at St John’s – video – Threshold

Arachne Editor Cherry Potts reads Threshold by Katerina Watson from the latest Solstice Shorts Anthology DUSK, at St John’s Festival Downham

Dusk at St John’s Festival- video – End of Ramadan

Poet Michelle Penn reads her poem The End of Ramadan, from Solstice Shorts anthology, DUSK at St John’s Festival Downham

Bellingham St John’s Church Festival preview for DUSK

A handful of authors and poets will be previewing DUSK (the book of the latest Solstice Shorts  Festival), at Bellingham Festival, lunchtime on Wednesday 20th June.

Laila Sumpton, Michelle Penn , festival director Cherry Potts and possibly Katerina Watson will read poems and stories from the book which is published the following day.

Join us at

St John’s Church
353 Bromley Road
London
SE6 2RP

at 12 noon prompt!

Free, but bring money to buy a book – you know you’ll want one.

The book of the event

Patrick Gale called Dusk

One of the most imaginative, forward-thinking festivals in recent history: a nation’s length celebration of the dying of the light at the turning point of winter. 

Come and get shivers in the middle of summer…

Science Fiction and Fantasy for The Hither Green Festival

May 18th at 7pm
Manor House Library
34 Old Road
SE13 5SY
as part of the Hither Green Festival

FREE

Meet Arachne Press authors Cherry Potts and Katy Darby for a chat about Science Fiction and Fantasy written by women, and their own writing.

The evening will include readings and an opportunity to buy books and ask questions (PLEASE ask questions!), and Katy and Cherry will talk about their favourite women SF/F writers and what got them started on writing speculative fiction. Cherry will also talk about her mother, Ghillian Potts’ young adult fantasy series The Naming of Brook Storyteller the final book of which, Wolftalker is published in early June. we  have pre-publication copies, and will bring other books for you to buy. There may even be some giveaways.

Dusk: Video – Rossendale – Song – Gaps Between

Sarah Grundy sings Gaps Between at The Whitaker Museum and Art Gallery, Rossendale for DUSK, the Solstice Shorts Festival 2017

DUSK: Video – Rossendale – Song – Magpie

Sarah Grundy sings Magpie at The Whitaker Museum and Art Gallery, Rossendale for DUSK, the Solstice Shorts Festival 2017

 

Dusk: Video – Rossendale – Song – Golden Shadow

Sarah Grundy sings Golden Shadow at The Whitaker Museum and Art Gallery, Rossendale for DUSK, the Solstice Shorts Festival 2017