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  • LOOSE MUSE – London’s Premiere Women’s Writers Night.

    Wednesday, 13th May 2015 at 8pm
    Location: @ The Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, London WC2 (closest tube = Covent Garden)

    LOOSE MUSE – London’s Premiere Women’s Writers Night.
    Wednesday 13th May – the second Wednesday of each month.
    @ The Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, London WC2 (closest tube = Covent Garden),
    8.00 p.m. - £6.00 - £5.00 concessions
    Features this month:
    Amanda Lee Koe is the fiction editor of Esquire (Singapore), editor of creative non-fiction magazine POSKOD.SG, co-editor of literary journal Ceriph and communications lead at studioKALEIDO. She spearheaded & edited Eastern Heathens (Ethos Books, with Ng Yi-Sheng), an anthology subverting Asian folklore, whilst her first book,Ministry of Moral Panic (Epigram), a collection of “edgy, transnational short stories”, was launched at the Singapore Writers' Festival 2013.  Her co-directed/edited documentary, Post-Love, exploring elderly Asian sexuality, has been screened both in Singapore and Internationally.
    Audrey Chin’s first book was a RAND corporation study of discrimination in Chicago courts, and RAND subsequently published her Ph.D. dissertation on financing the US social security system. Her debut novel, Learning to Fly (Landmark Books, 1999) was shortlisted for the 2000 Singapore Literature Prize. In 2004 she published Landmark Singaporean Women Re-presented, which she conceptualized and co-edited with Constance Singam.  Her book As the Heart Bones Break distilled the many Vietnamese diaspora stories she heard over 30years. 
    As always there will be the opportunity to share your work in the Open Mic spot, so do sign up early.
    And very exciting news.…we’re also touring
    The Family Matters show  .
    Involving Patricia Foster, Janett Plummer, Linda Shanovitch and me Agnes Meadows
    we’ll all be performing true family stories, a roller coast ride of tales spanning centuries and
    crossing continents, directed by Claire Booker
    Thursday 7 May, Riverhouse Arts Centre, Manor Road, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey KT12 2PF  
    8.00-10.00 p.m. - £8.00 To book call 01932-253-354 or on line
    Monday 11 May, Loose Muse Winchester @ the Discovery Centre, Jewry Street,
    Winchester, Hants SO23 8SB - 7.30-9.30 p.m. £5.00 on the door.  Plus usual Open Mic slots….
    Thursday 21 May, Burgh House & Hampstead Museum, New End Sq., Hampstead NW3 1LT
    7.30-9.30 p.m.  £8.00 – To book call 020-7431-0144 or on-line @
    Wednesday 27 May, The Library @ Deptford Lounge, 9 Giffin Street, London SE8 4RJ
    7.00-9.00 p.m.  Free - To book a place call the Albany Box office - 020-8692-4446
    So come share the passion, share the joy.

    Agnes Meadows
    Host & Coordinator – Loose Muse Women’s Writers Night(s)
    E:   M: 07789-901-667 –

  • TheFED Writing Challenge

    Monday, 1st June 2015 at 12am
    Location: TheFED Website

    The theme for May 2015 is


    A theme / title suggested by Sue Rabbett, a member of GROW.

    'From The Festival'

    remains open for new entries.

    Writing Submission Form

    Writing can be in any form or style, poetry or prose.
    Please encourage the rest of your group to participate,
    especially those who do not have access to the Internet.

    You can also email your writing to:

    Deadline is Midnight on 31st May 2015

    TheFED Writing Challenge is open to everyone.
    Every title / theme is open to interpretation.

    It doesn't cost anything to submit your writing
    and there are no prizes, winners or losers.

    All submissions will be displayed on TheFED website
    and may also be featured in future TheFED publications.

    Please do leave comments for the other writers
    we all like to get feedback!

  • TheFED Executive Committee Meeting

    Saturday, 13th June 2015 at 10am - 4pm
    Location: 30 Grange Crescent, Sheffield, S11 8AY


    of the 2015/2 TheFED Executive Committee Meeting

    at 30 Grange Crescent, Sheffield, S11 8AY

    Saturday 13th June 2015
    (postponed from 18/04/15)

    10.00 – 16.00



    01. Welcome by Chair

    02. Attendance and Apologies

    03. Minutes of the previous meeting

    04. Matters Arising

    05. Chair's Report

    06. Treasurers Report

    07. Membership Secretary's Report

    New Membership Applications.

    08. Website Report

    09. 2014 Festival Evaluations & Feedback

    10. Planning

    2015 Festival

    The Archive

    The Constitution Revision (Round 5)

    Buxton Fringe

    TheFED Leaflet

    11. AOB

    12. Date, Time & Place of Next Meeting

  • Stevenage Therapy Day

    Saturday, 27th June 2015 at 10am - 5pm
    Location: The Friends Meeting House, Cuttys Lane, Stevenage, Herts.

    Stevenage Therapy Day.

    More details soon.

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