Quick & Quirky Questions with Vivien Martin

Tell us 4 important facts about yourself: When I was young, I travelled to Samarkand and then further along the Silk Road to Penjikent, the ancient Sogdian city where Alexander married Roxanne. I am inordinately proud of my two grown-up children. Paying many visits behind the Iron Curtain in the 1970s/80s really opened my eyes … Continue reading Quick & Quirky Questions with Vivien Martin

A Scottish Seabird Centre Volunteer writes . . .

Our CLANGERS project has come to a natural end, but our content from Autumn Voices members and bloggers goes on! We thoroughly recommend you continue to practice the principles of CLANGERS as part of your creative activities, and you may yet here more from us about them (this is deliberate intrigue on our part here) but we … Continue reading A Scottish Seabird Centre Volunteer writes . . .

Quick & Quirky Questions with Liz Niven

Tell us 4 important facts about yourself: I recognise my good fortune to have a large family, husband, children, grandchildren, sisters and brothers etc.  I’m pleased to have written and edited poetry over the years, but not pleased with my slower output in recent years. I’m proud to be Scottish, lucky to be born here … Continue reading Quick & Quirky Questions with Liz Niven