Writing weekend

We had the privilege to meet some fabulous and inspirational ‪#‎writers at our ‪#‎writing weekend at Gunton Hall Resort, Lowestoft.

Day one-Getting Started and Planning

Start writing that book

Planning your writing

Group photo~first day

Pat Diana Cheryl Karen Tony Shirley

Pat Somia and Rosemarie

Break time~Cheryl Helen M and Rosemarie

Sheila Sonia and Jo

Writers Shirley Newstead & Sonia Barker with editor Jo Wilde

Day two-Editing and Different Styles of Publishing

Proof reading and editing

Independent and traditional publishing

Editing workshop1 with Jo~Sat 24th April 2016

Enid signing book with Pat

Author Enid Thwaites signing a copy of her book for soon to be published author Tricia Cass.

lunch 23rd April

Helen M signing her book for Diana~1

Author Helen Milligan signing a copy of her book

Helen Pat Enid and Pam Sat 24th April 2016

Authors Elizabeth Manning-Ives, Pam Finch and Enid Thwaites talking with Tricia Cass.

Jo Carole and Enid

Authors Bronwen Grono and Enid Thwaites with editor Jo Wilde.

Me signing book for Rosie~April 2016

Author Zina Adams signing a copy of her book for writer Rosie Owens.

Pam talking to the writers about her writing journey

Author Pam Finch talking on how she attended our writing workshops in Nov 2014 and has two books published and on Amazon and is writing her third.

Sarah Eve Jo Helen Pat Enid and Pam~Sat 23rd April 2016

Writers Eve Hayford and Sarah Elford talking to editor Jo Wilde (with Pam Finch, Elizabeth Manning-Ives, Tricia Cass and Enid Thwaites)

Day three- Pitching to Publishers/Agent and Marketing

Writing letters and synopsis to editors and agents

Using Facebook, Twitter and Blogging effectively

Editing workshop with Jo~Sat 24th April 2016

Group at lunch on first day

My lunch at writers weekend at Gunton Hall~24th April 2016


Writing an ology~Book cover

12 writers from this writing weekend have made a pledge to write an anthology and get it published in time for the East Anglian Festival of Culture (Eafoc) this July with all proceeds to Alzheimer’s Research UK.

Group photo on last day~26th April 2016

Pic taken on the 3rd/last day: Tony Nunn, Karen J A Nunn , Diana Fernando, Rosie Owen, Carole Gomez-cornejo  Bronwen Grono, Shirley Newstead , Helen Thwaites  Elizabeth Manning-Ives , Jo Wilde , Pat Casselden aka Tricia Cass Author, Suzan Collins author page Zina Adams Writer and Enid Thwaites .

Time to say goodbye. A fantastic three day weekend with some super writers, many have become members of the Waveney Author Group (WAG). This group is mid way through their author tour and if you would like to see what they are up to please click here to go to their blog https://waveneyauthorgroup.wordpress.com/

Thank you to all the staff at Gunton Hall Coastal Village for looking after us so well. See you next time.

We are looking forward to the next writing weekend and if you would like to join us please go to www.getwriting.co.ukfor details and/or to book your place.




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