On this page you can get an eye full of our members.
Here you can get a sense of our backgrounds, the roles we have in the group and what we might be working on.
Following an education in Classics, Josephine attended university in Genoa to study Creative Writing before spending four years touring as a jester in a company of actors and musicians specialising in medieval festivals.
She has written plays featuring giant puppets, including ‘Confetti’, which won the first prize in the National Festival of Puppeteers in Perugia, Italy. Last year, one of her stories, The Jungle won the cover competition of ‘Open Pen’ (and is available here). Another, Reborn, was published by Litbreak, an American online magazine. Her story about Brexit was included in ‘Normal Deviation’, an anthology published by Lyle Skains of the University of Bangor (available here).
Josephine is a committee member for CSFG and is the treasurer for the group.
Will Forrest completed a creative writing masters at City University in 2017 and is currently working on a novel.
Nicola Hill is studying for an MA in Creative and Life Writing at Goldsmiths, University of London. She has published three non-fiction books (which you can find here). She also runs an editorial business, Everything Editorial.
You can find Nicola’s previous journalistic work on her Guardian profile here.