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Brian Whittingham was born, raised and still lives in Glasgow. He left school at 15 to work in the shipyards. He then moved on working as an oil-rig inspector, a draftsman, a taxi-driver, before...

Hamish Whyte was born in Giffnock, Renfrewshire, and lived in Glasgow for many years before moving to Edinburgh in 2004. He has published several poetry pamphlets and edited many anthologies of...

I was born and raised in South Africa. I have lived in Scotland since 1994. Until December 2008 I worked as Professor in the Department of English Studies at the University of Strathclyde. My works...

I’m an English short story writer currently based in Edinburgh. I was born in Greenwich, London during the summer of 1976, and grew up in Berkeley, California before moving back to the UK aged eight...

Jayne Wilding lives and writes in the East Neuk of Fife, Scotland. Jayne is a freelance writer and researcher and has been running writing workshops, particularly in areas relating to health and...

Widely published Edinburgh-born poet, short story writer and editor with a scientific background, born in Edinburgh in 1942, Colin Will lives in Dunbar. He enjoys giving readings, runs workshops and...

Books by JL Williams include Condition of Fire (Shearsman, 2011), Locust and Marlin (Shearsman, 2014), Our Real Red Selves (Vagabond Poets, 2015) and House of the Tragic Poet (If A Leaf Falls Press,...

*Michael Williams is currently unavailable for Live Literature events*I am a professional storyteller with a background in youth work, mentoring/coaching and education. I'm also an accredited and...

I’m 38, married with two sons. I was born in Harrow, NW London and lived in Bournemouth before moving to Scotland. I work for the local Council at the moment but have also worked in a corporate bank...

I was born in the drought summer of 1976, to the Westsandwick manse in Yell. At six years old, I moved to Mid Yell where I attended school, before I went to the Anderson High School in Lerwick in...

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