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Guest blog – L.D. Lapinski reviews The Writers’ Conference

‘Daydreams are a place to escape into…’ –Matt Haig ‘Ask not what the writing industry can do you for. Ask instead what you can do for the writing community.’ – Jon McGregor Organised by Writing East Midlands, the first WEM Writers’ Conference sold out within weeks of being advertised, even without the final programme of… Read More

Links round up: Fools and an arty Ramones tribute

It’s International Women’s Day on Saturday and, while you could do admirable and worthy things like campaign against FGM or raise money for Women’s Aid, why not also support a female fool? Not the one writing this post but an actual fool from The Nomadic Academy of Fools. Here, let them explain: ‘Fooling is a… Read More

Nottingham Vintage Series #1: Hopkinson, Station St

Prologue: It’s a fact that our city centre is a veritable treasure chest of secondhand shops. This series of posts will explore the rise of vintage in Notts, introducing some of the enthusiasts involved and showcasing a lesser-known aspect of retail that attracts students and locals of all ages. If you often hurry past Hopkinson… Read More