Next Big Thing … Roz Sanderson is a recent graduate from the University of Kent, graduating in English & Creative Writing. She is spending the next few months trying to get enough money together to fund a three month expedition to India and is currently attempting to complete a novel that she began in her […]
UKC TS Eliot prize winner, Simon Everett, composed, ‘A Study of Flatford Mill,’ whilst visiting the Flatford area on the Essex/Suffolk border where Constable painted ‘The Hay Wain’ in 1821. Simon said of his poem, “It was inspired by revisiting a place of artistic inspiration and attempting to compose something through words rather than paint, […]
As a parent, it is our responsibility to provide for our children the best we can – emotionally, spiritually and financially. It’s not always easy, right? But we manage somehow. For most of us, it’s what we signed up for. Which is why yesterday’s announcement that ‘jobless, Keith McDonald, 25’ who is set to have […]
Next Big Thing … Simon Everett is 21 and from Chelmsford, Essex. Gaining a very well deserved First Class degree in American/English Literature with Creative Writing at University of Kent, Simon is about to embark upon an MA in Creative Writing. He was the winner of the T S Eliot Poetry Competition at UKC. He […]
‘Next Big Thing …’ is an opportunity for me to share with you some amazing new creative writing talent. It was a great privilege to meet so many brilliant young writers at University and I wanted to give them a platform to showcase their work. Enjoy!