It was somehow fitting that Coleridge Cottage’s first ever Writer-in-Residency programme should conclude on the very last weekend of its busy season, amidst the autumnal Halloween/Samhain atmosphere ─ while incongruously most of the UK bathed in the warmest late October/early November weekend on record.
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The second blog installment from our Coleridge Writer In Residence, Rose Collis … Continue reading “WRITING PLACES, ROSE COLLIS BLOG TWO – A BIOGRAPHER’S TALE” »
A writer confesses: a few months ago, when I was delighted to be appointed its first Writer-in-Resident, I knew little about Coleridge Cottage, and only slightly more about its famous former resident. But it didn’t take me long to learn that, while it might be one of the National Trust’s smaller sites, its importance as a preserved, restored and welcoming site is much greater than appearances might suggest. Continue reading “ROSE COLLIS BLOGPOST, WRITER-IN-RESIDENCE, COLERIDGE COTTAGE” »
Twilight Tales: Gather around Coleridge’s fireplace by candlelight with Rose Collis, Writer-in-Residence, and other readers to enjoy extracts from Gothic works Continue reading “Twilight Tales at Coleridge Cottage” »
As part of the Writing Places Project, we are pleased to announce a programme of events, including an Open Day, at Coleridge Cottage organised by our Writer-in-Residence Rose Collis.
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Writing Places has a series of reading and writing events running at the end of October at Coleridge Cottage, run by their Writer In Residence, Rose Collis. Continue reading “Writing Places Activities in Coleridge Cottage” »
We are pleased to announce our August flash fiction winner is Ralph Hoyte Continue reading “Flash Fiction Competition winner – August” »
If you are tempted to take a visit to the house where Samuel Taylor Coleridge spent three of the most productive years of his life then download a copy of this ten-point trail to take with you. Continue reading “Coleridge Cottage: Ten Point Trail” »
Welcome to Rose Collis, the first Writer-in-Residence to be working at Coleridge Cottage in over one hundred years of National Trust care! Continue reading “Announcing the Writer in Residence for Coleridge Cottage: Rose Collis” »
Coleridge Cottage have a fantastic line-up of free Writing Workshops and Masterclasses as part of the Writing Places Project. This is a partnership project between Literature Works, the Literature Development Charity for the South West, The National Trust and The Poetry Archive.
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