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Your Inner Writer

These workshops were inspired by a creative writing workshop I wrote for the WEA Women@Work project. My boss at the project had identified the wave of budding writers across the Highlands and wanted to give them the thing they craved. … Continue reading

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Prozac

Prozac It numbs your mind. It gives you false confidence. It makes an alien chemical reaction. Combined with complicated, tiresome processes, it allows you to function differently. Without it, your mind wakes up in a new way, with a new … Continue reading

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Orla Broderick

Self promotion is tough when you’re honest. I’d like to be clever and well educated, but I was just a single mum on benefits, cleaning toilets when Maggie, Kate and Peter set about changing my life… Continue reading

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Orla Broderick won a Scottish Book Trust New Writers Award

I am excited and scared to announce that I am one of 11 Scottish Book Trust award winners. Thank you Scottish Book Trust. Thank you Marianne and Pete for helping make this happen. I have housework and parenting to do, … Continue reading

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