I am thrilled to have been awarded a place on the 2015/16 Jerwood/Arvon Mentoring Scheme.
The scheme, funded by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation, selects three fiction writers, three poets and three playwrights to work with a mentor in their field. And so, over the next year, I’ll be working on my novel with the wonderful Ross Raisin who wrote ‘Waterline’ and, one of my all-time favourites, ‘God’s Own Country’.
I’m really looking forward to the year ahead, which starts with a masterclass residency in Arvon’s Totleigh Barton. Nine Go to Devon!
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Congratulations! Brilliant news. I know Tanika – she’s lovely and very funny. Say hi, from me.
Thanks, Bea! I’ll say hi, from you.