Welcome to JourneyWords: a place for writers.
I'm Christine. I'm passionate about living creatively and about writing. I host writing workshops, writing retreats, and guided literary walks with writing in the wild in a magical South Devon coastal valley with a remarkable literary history.
From 2018 to lockdown, I co-founded and co-hosted Wednesday Writers with experienced editor and writer's mentor Anne Rainbow, a monthly Artist's Date in at Hope Cove in South Devon offering structured workshops on all aspects of creative writing and editing.
An active member of local writing groups, I've hosted writing retreats (Slow Nature, Wild Words with Left Bank Writers Group) and several Writers At The Watermill weekends (with Jo Parfitt/The Hague Writers Circle and with Anne Rainbow).
I've written creatively since I could hold a pen, am a lifelong journaller and love experimenting with form in poetry and prose, always drawing inspiration from the natural world around me. A writer, grower, spinner, and poet.
Welcome to JourneyWords, enjoy exploring.