Monday Meetings · Reference Materials

A trip to the table, a trip down memory lane

Wow, when I wrote my last post (the Power of Taste) I wasn’t expecting to hear all the different memories associated with food. One of the things that struck me was how people mentioned, obliquely or directly, the association of food and social class. How tastes changed from childhood to adulthood, from rising income and… Continue reading A trip to the table, a trip down memory lane

Monday Meetings · Reference Materials · writing style

Next meeting tomorrow, and character questionaires

Hi folks, I’m not sure where the last two weeks have gone. It’s madness, are you sure that our last meeting wasn’t a few days ago? No? Alright then. So, last time we got together we brought scanned copies of pages from various books. We talked about their genres, the writer’s style, and how the… Continue reading Next meeting tomorrow, and character questionaires

Events · Monday Meetings

Next Meeting 19 September and Beverley Lit Festival

The weather is turning into autumn and I love it. Sadly, it means we’re not going to see one of our members so often  now that she’s off to Universtiy, but we’ve all got emails. 🙂 We had a great chat and most of us brought things to read and discuss. One of the topics… Continue reading Next Meeting 19 September and Beverley Lit Festival