I am delighted to announce that I have won First Prize in the Short Story competition for the 2022 Swanwick Writers' Summer School. This is a prestigious prize, and I am absolutely thrilled! Swanwick Writers’ Summer School has been captivating audiences for over 70 years. Believed to be the longest running residential writers’ school in the world, …
Delighted to be starting next week as Writer-in-Residence at Ripon Library.
I am delighted to announce the publication of my latest volume of poetry, a selection of some of the best pieces across my previous seven volumes. For further details - and links to Waterstones, Amazon, and Barnes & Noble - please click here.
I have just started a brand new Podcast in which I will pull together readings from my various collections of poetry, some short stories, and potentially the serialisation of some of my longer fiction. The podcast can be found on Buzzsprout, as well as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Audible, Amazon Music and other platforms.
I have now created a YouTube channel where I will catalogue readings of my work. I have initially loaded nine pieces - eight poems and one short story - and I am to build on that body of work over the coming weeks and months. I hope you enjoy them.
Fame - if not fortune! And they published one of my photographs too..!
An article that has appeared on-line today and will be in the print run of the newspaper on Thursday this week: Ripon author Ian Gouge has seen his publishing popularity grow over the last few years.