Last month (August 2017) Anne Gallacher wrote about the work that Luminate does to promote creativity in later life. The Luminate Festival of Creative Ageing runs throughout October, with events all over Scotland. Watch out for their catalogue which contains details of these events. One of these events – Autumn Voices – is being run my me:

Tuesday 10th October, 2.15-3.45 pm at Waterstones, Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow.

Carl MacDougall will talk about his recent short story collection, Someone Always Robs the Poor. This will be followed by an over 60s open mike session. 5 minutes per reader. Booking a place for this is on a first come first served basis, so, if any of you want to take part, please contact me fairly soon (