The Mountains Are Calling…

  Reading through the catalogue of Rosemary Bailey’s books one might come to the conclusion that it is she who is drawn to the mountains, in particular the Pyrenees, but this would not be the whole story. Readers no doubt have their particular favourites…for me it is ‘Love and War in the Pyrenees’, the true story of a newly-married couple divided by war with its … Continue reading The Mountains Are Calling…

500 words children’s storywriting competition

If you think that children writing is important (see the article on Boys Writing), you might be interested in the children’s story-writing competition currently being run by Chris Evans on BBC Radio 2. There are two age categories – for children aged between 5 and 9 years and for those aged between 10 and 13 years (the cut-off date for these ages being the 17th June … Continue reading 500 words children’s storywriting competition