Novelist, poet and podcaster Tim Clare will share the secrets of GUTACHE, his Grand Unified Theory of Achieving Creative Happiness Easily.
Drawing on conversations with authors, psychologists and neuroscientists, Tim will suggest practical strategies for writing more, writing better, and being happier while you do it.
Tim Clare’s first book, We Can’t All Be Astronauts, won Best Biography/Memoir at the East Anglian Book Awards. His fiction debut, The Honours, is published by Canongate. The Guardian called it ‘superb… gorgeously entertaining’ and The List named it ‘one of the most exciting pieces of fantasy fiction in recent years’. His second novel, The Ice House, is out now. Tim has performed his work on BBC 1, 2, Radio 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6, and has written for The Guardian, The Times, The Independent, The Big Issue and Writing magazine. In 2005 he presented the Channel 4 series How To Get A Book Deal. You can hear his creative writing podcast, Death of a Thousand Cuts on his website, http://www.timclarepoet.co.uk
This event is supported by The Arts Council.