Tomorrow morning I’m getting in the car and driving north. Past Perth and Pitlochry and on to Inverness and then on beyond that – all the way to Moniack Mhor, the Creative Writing Centre, where I’ll be tutoring a course on Writing for Children and Young People. I’ve taught there before, and I lived there for a month a couple of years ago as their writer-in-residence and it was – and is! – writer heaven on a hill! Here are the buildings we’ll be staying in –
And here are some of the views from the rooms –
I’m working with Melvin Burgess and the mid-week guest is Anne Fine – pretty great, eh? And 14 participants I can’t wait to meet. But here’s one view that they won’t be getting … (It was March when I lived there!)
An inspiring place and the chance to learn together – a week on a hill! See you when I get back.
Have you been anyplace that inspired you? (And did it snow?)