March 2020

Virtual Noir at the Bar

By |2020-03-29T20:09:49+00:00March 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Noir (noun): a genre of crime film or fiction characterised by cynicism, fatalism, and moral ambiguity.  Bar (noun): an establishment where alcohol and sometimes other refreshments are served. In these interesting times, where many of us are confined to home due to COVID-19 restrictions, I'm hoping to keep readers and writers of crime fiction entertained [...]

COVID-19 Update

By |2020-03-17T10:48:56+00:00March 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Here at Elementary V Watson, we hope you're keeping well. As you're probably already aware, the outbreak of COVID-19 as a worldwide pandemic has forced individuals, organisations and governments to take measures to limit its spread. Although contracting the virus may pose an inconvenience to many, for those in 'high risk' categories, it could be [...]

June 2019

Hasta la vista, baby. We’ll be back!

By |2019-06-23T10:01:55+00:00June 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Here at Elementary V Watson HQ, things are about to get very busy. If you've been following us on social media, you'll know that 2019 has already been a whirlwind of writing, workshops and events but we're fairly certain that that will pale into insignificance when Victoria's baby is born. With this in mind, Elementary [...]

March 2018

Writing Groups Update

By |2018-03-21T17:08:08+00:00March 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

For the moment, the only group that is running is the Quilliam Brothers session on Mondays (except Bank Holidays), 7-9pm. The Di Meo's group will reconvene later this year. Please check Facebook and Twitter for further updates. Victoria x

July 2017

Writing Retreat on St Mary’s Island, Whitley Bay

By |2018-05-17T12:54:48+00:00July 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Writing Retreat on St Mary’s Island, Whitley Bay. Have you ever wanted to just write, cut off from the world? Elementary V Watson is giving you that opportunity on Sunday, 20th August. All too often, the distractions of modern life get in the way of our creativity so I’m inviting you to attend a writing [...]

April 2017

October 2016

June 2016

Writing Retreat at Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade

By |2016-06-07T12:18:09+00:00June 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Imagine spending a glorious day in July writing in one of Tynemouth’s most historic buildings… Well, now you can! I’m pleased to announce that Tynemouth Volunteer Life Brigade, after being so impressed with the work of Elementary Writers during their readings earlier this year, have opened up their inspirational Watch House Museum for a writing retreat, [...]

April 2016