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Born 1961 Northumberland. 1980-81 Art Foundation Newcastle upon Tyne. 1981 - 84 BA Hons Graphic Design Exeter college 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)....

I was brought up in the rural Scottish Borders, but moved to Edinburgh to go to University and have been here ever since. I hold a MA (Hons) in English Literature, a MSc in Creative Writing (Poetry...

We are McNicol & Jackson, the team behind the Badger the Mystical Mutt series of illustrated children’s books for 5 – 9 year olds. As we both speak fluent dog, we have been able to translate...

I’ve over 25 years’ experience teaching creative writing in the community and in mental health settings. I have also run training workshops for adult literacy tutors and teachers. In 2009, I set up...

I have lived in Galloway, South West Scotland for more than 20 years, though I was born in Yorkshire. I trained and worked as a journalist before detouring into yoga teaching for a while. I returned...

Lisa Ballantyne was born in Armadale, West Lothian and studied English Literature at University of St Andrews.She lived and worked in China for many years and started writing seriously while she was...

I am a former head teacher who lives in Fife with my husband and our two rescue dogs. I came to writing later in life. In my childhood I scribbled stories, created my own comics, and wrote scripts...

Grace Banks has been working alongside community groups since 1998 sharing her love for history, her local area, and the outdoors through story, music, song, and natural history stimulus. She...

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