St Austell

Creative Writers

GROUP CONVENOR - Margaret Knowles

We are a group of people who enjoy writing and we meet on the 3rd Monday of each month (except July and December) in the bar at the St Austell Arts Centre from 2pm until 4 pm.

We read to the group our latest pieces, written since the last meeting. No two pieces are alike; it is their diversity that makes the 2 hours so interesting and provoking comment.

Ten minutes of speed writing follows, inspiration deriving from any object around us. Before we finish we each choose a word at random to create the shortest possible comprehensible sentence. Finally a title for our next essay/ story.

A recent Limerick Writing exercise produced:

"There once was a U3A writer
Who dreamed that the world would be brighter
So he beavered away
at his keyboard all day
and sometimes he did an all-nighter"

We are happy for you to come to a Coffee Morning or one main Monthly meeting and to attend one individual group event before deciding whether to join St Austell U3A.

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Creative Writers Digital Cameras Environmental Group Family History
Family History (Beginners) French Conversation Gardeners German
Italian Learning Digital Photography Line Dancing Mah Jong
Painting for Pleasure Petanque/Boules Pottery Quiz
Scrabble Singing for Fun Spanish Spanish (Beginners)
Sunday Lunch Table Tennis Tai Chi Theatre/Cinema
Travel Travellers Walk and lunch at Heligan Gardens Walking 1 (approx 3 miles)
Walking 2 (approx. 6-8 MILES) Wine Appreciation
More Group Pages
Canasta Coffee Morning
Computers - General Cornish Heritage
Creative Writers Digital Cameras
Environmental Group Family History
Family History (Beginners) French Conversation
Gardeners German
Italian Learning Digital Photography
Line Dancing Mah Jong
Painting for Pleasure Petanque/Boules
Pottery Quiz
Scrabble Singing for Fun
Spanish Spanish (Beginners)
Sunday Lunch Table Tennis
Tai Chi Theatre/Cinema
Travel Travellers
Walk and lunch at Heligan Gardens Walking 1 (approx 3 miles)
Walking 2 (approx. 6-8 MILES) Wine Appreciation