Stories from the English & Writing community at Falmouth University.
The seventh letter of Nest, our collaborative epistolary project, written by English undergrad Abigail Martin.
In the first installment of our series of MA student interviews, Alison Frater shares her story of university in the 70s with Alex Mawson-Harris.
MA in Professional Writing alumna Charlotte Rayment caught up with our 2019 Writer in Residence Xan Brooks about why is important to demistify writing.
In the second installment of our new Woodlane Windows series, poet and senior lecturer Rupert M Loydell reacts to the work of Fine Art student and artist Erik Whitaker.
In this reflective, tandem piece, 3rd year students Gemma Oxley and Dan Hunt look back at when they understood they were writers and what challenges they face as female and male writers going forward.
You are invited to Palettes and Poesy, a relaxed afternoon of poetry and art taking place on Wednesday 27th in The Lighthouse at 2pm.
In this piece, 3rd year student Ceire Warren explains how she uses visual prompts to help her plan structure, identify ideas, remember character traits and unlock writer’s block.
The sixth letter of Nest, our collaborative epistolary project, written by English with Creative Writing undergrad Melissa Saryazdi .
We talk life-by-the-sea and sea life in an interview with our newest full-time English lecturer, Amy Greenhough.
In the third installment of our two poems series, Rupert M Loydell shares poems about the intimacies of our relationships with other people.
In Part One of A Bothy with a View, Sherezade Garcia Rangel shares her experience of travelling through the Beast of the East from Cornwall to Scotland to a week-long residency in Inshriach Bothy as part of The Bothy Project.
In the first installment of our new Woodlane Windows series, poet and 1st year student Eileen Walden reacts to the work of Fine Art student and artist Corey Mahoney.
In this evocative piece, 3rd year student Amy Hardman reflects back to her undergraduate experience and shares with us fifty things she has learnt so far.
Want some super writing tips or an insight into the publishing industry? Read on to discover what was said during an interview between MA student Harry Webster and editor and novelist Jenny Parrott.
The fifth letter of Nest, our collaborative epistolary project, written by English with Creative Writing undergrad Daniella Ferguson-Djaba.
Come join us on this new event from our Guest Speaker Series where Ben Smith will be reading from and discussing his debut novel, Doggerland, Wednesday 10th April at 7pm.
Daniella talks to FXU Presidential candidate for Community and Welfare, Allie Guy. Read more to find out about more about Allie and why she’s the right woman for the job!
In this evocative short story, Imogen Burberry takes us away to a port in the Isle of Skye.
Third-year student Alice Benham delves into some of the constructs surrounding love in the 21st century, and explores the ways that these ideals can be harmful to us.
To wrap up our Collaborative Project Series, we meet with the first team, the Pompeii Project, to learn more about the outcomes and experience of joining together to achieve a successful project.
In the second installment of our two poems series, Morag Smith shares poems and one of her sketches about angels.
Seren and Daniella review the launch of third-year collaborative project, The Wandering Heath. Congratulations to all those involved.
In this piece, Senior Lecturer and poet Rupert M Loydell remembers fellow poet and colleague, Peter Redgrove
You are invited to a public lecture with Xan Brooks our Writer in Residence on Woodlane campus, Wednesday 27th of February at 8pm.
Amy Lilwall sat down for a quick welcome chat with A. J. Dalton, sci-fi and fantasy author and new Lecturer in English and Creative Writing.
In the first installment of our two poems series, Alfred Coleman shares poems inspired by the view from his window in Falmouth.
In this beautiful short story, our 3rd year student Spencer B, recounts the different stages in which we come to terms with who we are and find our place in this world.
Jenny Parrott, Editor at Oneworld Publications, will be giving a talk on Wednesday 6th Feb on our Guest Speaker Series.
Love celebrates a century in this letter to Winnie.
Sherezade Garcia Rangel sat down for a quick welcome chat with Dr Jennifer Young, our new Head of Writing and Journalism.