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Donald Adamson is a poet and translator. He was born and brought up in Dumfries, but is now based in Dalbeattie. In 1995 he was awarded a Scottish Arts Council writer’s bursary. He has lived in...

Married with two children, I have lived and worked all my life in the Scottish Borders. I recently completed an MLitt followed by a PhD in Creative Writing at the University of Glasgow having...

I’ve been a teacher and a librarian, worked as a freelance researcher for local history projects plus a writer, a parent and, more recently, a grannie. I grew up in Edinburgh but spent many years in...

I have always felt passionately about stimulating creative writing in young people who might otherwise think they are not good enough or who feel intimidated by the written word. I was born in...

I grew up in the seclusion of the Lammermuir hills in East Lothian where my love of stories and nature was kindled. After leaving school I spent six months in Africa, working as a school teacher and...

I am a graduate of both Glasgow and Edinburgh universities and have a Masters in Screenwriting with Distinction from the Screen Academy Scotland.

I was born and brought up in Edinburgh, attending James Gillespie’s High School when it was still all-girls and staffed by a fabulous collection of eccentric blue-stocking spinsters. I couldn’t have...

Born 1961 Northumberland. 1980-81 Art Foundation Newcastle upon Tyne. 1981 - 84 BA Hons. Graphic Design Exeter colege of Art.  1985-86 Illustrator for Northern Counties school for deaf children...

I was born in Edinburgh although currently live deep in the Moray countryside. Married to Cathy since 1980, I have three grown children. I am a researcher and a writer as well as working as a...

Brought up in Fife, Sussex and Perth. Went to university in Edinburgh, where I photocopied my first fifty poems and flogged them for my cider money (1 set of poems = 5 shillings = 2 pints of cider)....

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