Creative Writing Resources for Young People

While I was signing books at the Leeds Book Awards, I had a chat with a pupil who asked me for tips on writing and illustrating stories and poems. I had an idea that the Scottish Book Trust website would have just the thing and promised the pupil I’d post links here.

Sure enough, the SBT […]

By |May 26th, 2011|Advice for Writers and Illustrators|Comments Off on Creative Writing Resources for Young People

The Robert Burns Banner Project

For those of you reading this from outside Scotland, the poet Robert Burns may be vaguely familiar from high school or college literature classes, as he was to me. Only when I moved to Scotland did I find out what a superstar Burns is in this country and to people all over the world who […]

By |May 6th, 2009|News|Comments Off on The Robert Burns Banner Project