I was delighted to be announced as the winner of the EGT short story competition at an awards ceremony at the beautiful Beth Chatto gardens.
Radio Vision October 2022
My radio play, Bounce, will be performed at Headgate Theatre, Colchester in October 2022 as part of the fringe festival. Griff Scott’s play will be performed alongside this as part of RADIO VISION – radio plays you can watch and hear!
OCT 2021 -The Launch of the COLCHESTER WRITENIGHT Anthology was held in Colchester Library where I was pleased to do a reading of THE SKIES WILL OPEN.
Set in Maine in 1953, during the droughts, the blueberry farmers engage Reich and his cloud busting machine to save the day. Was this an early sign of global warming?
I attended the Frinton Literary Festival and was presented with my winner’s prize by Lady Glencower who gave a hilarious talk about her time as Lady in Waiting to Princess Margaret.
It was good to meet the other runners up and all our stories are on the festival website.
I read my short story – THE CLOCK IS TICKING – in the Speaker’s tent at the Eco Festival in Colchester 2021. It was a fantastic day, and want to thank everyone involved in making it happen.
Told from the point of view of someone yet to be born, this is a story to remind us that time is running out for us to address the climate crisis.
My article – MAKE WRITING THE NEW CIGARETTE BREAK (Clare Shaw)- was published in Writer Writer in March 2019. Check it out here.
I am delighted that my short story ‘Veranda’ (Clare Shaw) will be read at the Solstice Shorts Festival In Cork on 21st December 2018
Keep these dates free as I am working with Quirkhouse Theatre Company in Bury St Edmunds on a new outdoor monologue following Three Courses which was the walking monologue in Colchester. More details to follow…. Clare Shaw