We are delighted to welcome Jonathan Whitelaw as this month’s Featured Writer. Jonathan has won critical acclaim for his novels which are unusual thrillers with a metaphysical, indeed a devilish […]
The 2019 FWS anthology, High Tide, packed with poems and stories, will be launched on Saturday Nov 2nd at the Scottish Poetry Library in Edinburgh at 12:30pm for 1:00. The afternoon […]
A C Clarke, who ran a ‘Be a competition judge for an afternoon’ workshop in August, explains how you too could run such a workshop. — While I cannot post […]
We are delighted to welcome Alun Robert as a Featured Writer. If you follow the monthly list of successes in the newsmail you cannot fail to notice that Alun regularly features […]
After a summer break, the next in our website series – writing prompts, contributed by Committee member Lesley Traynor: Beach holidays are over-rated….
Here is the 2019 FWS Patchwork Poem, created by Andy Jackson, our 2017 Makar, from lines in poems sent in by members. You can download a copy here: Patchwork Poem […]
The FWS pamphlet Horse Power, a celebration of James Watt on the 200th anniversary of his death, came to Heriot-Watt University on September 26th. HWU is partly named after the […]