29 June 2012

The Literary Ely Blog

The Literary Ely Blog, written by the talented Leanne Moden and published by Cambs 24, features an interview with J.S.Watts and discusses her first poetry collection Cats and Other Myths, her writing inspirations and being a writer living and working in Cambridgeshire.

To read the interview click here and remember to keep an eye on Leanne's future posts to read news, events, reviews and articles on the literary happenings in and around Ely and Cambridge.

21 June 2012

Time For Royston Arts Festival 2012

The events for the 2012 Royston Arts Festival have been announced on the Festival website.

The theme for this year's programme is "About Time" and J.S.Watts will be reading three of her published short stories on the theme of time, across three days in Festival week (Wednesday, Friday and Saturday), with a special sneak preview of her forthcoming novel "A Darker Moon" at the Saturday reading.

The trio of story telling events will take place in Royston Library, Market Hill, Royston, Hertfordshire as follows:

                Wednesday, 26th September      5pm - 5.30pm
                     Friday, 28th September                  6pm - 6.30pm
                     Saturday, 29th September            2pm - 3pm     

15 June 2012

Pimms and Poetry in Welney - The Blogger's View

The insightful Leanne Moden has blogged on the forthcoming poetry event at The Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Welney. Check it out at Cambs 24 News and call back on a regular basis to read Leanne's views on other literary happenings in and around Ely and Cambridge.

Further details of the Pimms and Poetry event can also be found on this website in the Events section and here

6 June 2012


Cats and Other Myths, the debut poetry collection from J.S.Watts, is Luton Poetry Society's Book of The Month for June 2012.