Upcoming Events

November 2018 Online

Launch of a FREE ebook containing stories by myself, Rosemary J Kind, Sheila Crosby and Lynne Pardoe.

November 28th 2018 Online

A Facebook live event, for Louise’s Facebook Book Club where I’ll be talking about my writing and inviting questions. You have to be a member of the group to take part, but it’s free to join – and a nice friendly group.

December 5th Blogland

Co-hosting the Insecure Writer’s Support Group on my blog.

December 13th 2018 Lee-on-the-Solent library

I’m giving a talk in the library at Lee-on-the-Solent from 5.30 to 6.30. It’s free, but you need to book either at the library or via Lee.on.solent.library@hants.gov.uk As well as the chance to ask me questions, you’ll get a cup of tea and the opportunity to buy my books or have any you’ve bought previously signed.


February 2019 Writing workshop in Cornwall (unconfirmed)

Designed to get you thinking and writing, creating characters and building stories. For new writers or those who feel their creativity needs a boost. The course will include short exercises, writing time and feedback.

March 2nd 2019 Portsmouth

I’ll be one of a panel talk on self publishing, which is to be hosted bt Debbie Young as part of Portsmouth Bookfest.


March 22nd, 23rd, 24th 2019  Hope Cove Writers’ Workshop Weekend, Devon.

Three full days of ideas generation, writing, editing and feedback workshops, plus advice on marketing – aimed at those who’re new to writing fiction. For this event, I’m co-presenting with editing guru Anne Rainbow.

Residential or non residential options available. See here for more details.



I plan to be delivering more workshops over the coming year, and will update this page when dates are confirmed.


If you’d like me to jump into the campervan and visit your writing group or attend an event you’re organising, please email me at patsycollins53@yahoo.com.

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