“I’m delighted to receive the Next Chapter Award and am extremely grateful to Scottish Book Trust for selecting me for this wonderful opportunity.”
Catriona Lexy Campbell will be working on a screen adaption of her father, Tormod Caimbeul’s debut novel, Deireadh an Fhoghair
“When he’s fidgety, I read to him. It calms him and I feel better too because I’m doing something special with him and it’s good for him.”
“This is a wonderful opportunity for established writers to gain some time away in a beautiful location to focus on their writing.”
Applications are welcome from writers, comic makers, poets, illustrators, storytellers, playwrights and spoken word artists.
Applications are open for the Scottish book Trust’s What’s Your Story? programme. Now in its fifth year.
“I’ll be working with the Stronsay school in Orkney on speaking confidence and working with dialect.”