16 October 2019

Listen Again to A Story in the Making

If you didn't manage to catch "A Story in the Making", the second broadcast in the Book Programme series on North Herts Radio, never fear. Just click on the listen again feature at the bottom of the linked page and you can hear J.S. Watts and Emma Vandore talk to Jane Dismore about writing fiction, creating characters and telling stories. Everyone loves a good story, so listen in to the ones they have to tell.

Click this link to go to the Book Programme page on North Herts Radio website and then scroll down to the bottom to find the listen again button for Episode Two.

11 October 2019

A Story in the Making on North Herts Radio

This coming Sunday on North Herts Radio...

Further details about Sunday's programme and a chance to listen again to the first broadcast in the series can be found here: https://www.northhertsfm.com/books

8 October 2019

What's in a Name?

What's in a Name? Come and join November's Writers' Club meeting to find out, as J.S.Watts explores creating and developing characters from the outside in and the inside out, including the tricky business of naming them.

26 September 2019

The Frogmore Papers #94

Issue 94 of the Frogmore Papers is out and about with a whole host of exciting poets and poems, including the brand new poem Ringed Changes by J.S.Watts and yes, it's a very bright green.

25 September 2019

Things I Wish I'd Known: Getting Rejected

J.S. has embarked on a new series of guest blog posts called "Things I Wish I'd Known". Post number two, "Getting Rejected", is now available to read on the Meier Writers site. You can read it for free by clicking here

From hereon in, posts in the "Things I Wish I'd Known" series will be appearing approximately monthly, so check back here, or on the Meier Writers blog, for the next post round about this time next month.

21 September 2019

October Activities - J.S. in Buntingford

In less than a month's time "Novelist and poet J.S.Watts talks candidly about the journey to becoming a professional writer, with lessons learned and pointers for would-be writers, as well as excerpts from her award winning poetry and fiction."

The event is being held on Saturday, 19th October at Buntingford Library in Buntingford High Street. It will start at 10.30am. Tickets cost £2.00, are bookable in advance and are available online and from the library: https://bit.ly/2lYhmlv and Buntingford Library, 77 High Street, Buntingford, Herts, SG9 9AE

Time willing, J.S. will read an excerpt from each of her published books and may share news about her forthcoming novel, Old Light.


18 September 2019

Things I Wish I'd Known

A while back, J.S. Watts wrote a series of guest posts for Meier Writers called “Questions I Don’t Like Answering”. Now, with Mark Meier’s continued indulgence, she's embarked on another series, this time called “Things I Wish I’d Known.” You can read the introductory post by clicking here.