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Chichester Writers' Circle

  the meeting place for Chichester’s writers

 Programme 2021-2022


Please note that our programme of physical meetings, which were conducted via Zoom due to coronavirus restrictions, have been resumed.  From August 2021 the programme has been revised.



April 6th                    

Discussion– Power Words – what are they? Via zoom  

May 4th                      

Reading and commenting on members’ work. Via Zoom

June 1st                       

First face to face meeting – Karen Stevens talk and workshop  on Writing Against Stereotypes. Karen will set a competition                 

July 6th                      

Reading and commenting on members’ work?

August 3rd

Beryl Fleming – Character and Conversation (will set competition)             

September 7th

Robbie – Show Don’t Tell – talk and discussion

October 5th

Geoffrey Winch – the Poetry of Walt Whitman

November 2nd

Workshop with Lesley Pardoe          

December 1st

Christmas Readings and refreshments



January 12th

Poetry: Joan Secombe (competition)                             

February 1st

Discussion on Self Publishing                       

March 2nd

AGM  and reading


Those wishing to read their work should circulate to members by email before the meeting (maximum 1500 words).