I’m really excited to be returning to Chateau L’Age Baston this summer. Not just because it’s a truly inspiring and idyllic location; the rooms are large and luxurious, the pool heated, the meals plentiful and delicious, but because as a tutor I get to see people’s writing develop over the week. I’ve been on
I’ve taught creative writing in many different environments: adult education colleges and literature development agencies, residential arts centres, schools, galleries, museums and even prisons and detention centres, so I was very much looking forward to teaching for a week at L’Age Baston in the sumptuous surroundings of a French chateau! I boarded the Eurostar at Kings Cross, in the midst of Olympic fever ...
A poem written by a guest called Holly West, September 2011. Ode to L’Age Baston The month I came to heaven This little rhyme Tells of the time I stayed with Alex and John At the wonderful L’Age Baston We did painting and biking Learning and hiking We did not too ...