Busy week for some WAGS

Last weekend many of the WAGs were at the East Anglian Festival of Culture (#Eafoc) showcasing their books and reading their work.http://www.eastanglianfestivalofculture.co.uk/


Lucy and Hilary

Lucille Rayner & Lottie Thorn

Group photo by the Lifegaurd Station

Elizabeth Manning-Ives, Jo Wilde, Tricia Cass, Bronwen Grono, Lucille Rayner, Suzan Collins, Lottie Thorn, Pam Finch, Enid Thwaites


On the Thursday authors Elizabeth Manning-Ives, Enid Thwaites, Tricia Cass, Sandra Delf and Suzan Collins were delighted to be back at the fabulous Saxmundham Library. A fantastic group and one that is genuinely interested in the authors and their progress.

Sandra Tricia Elizabeth and Enid

The authors look forward to going back next year with more new releases and it’s the authors turn to buy the cakes next time!

Last week was a busy time for some of the authors:

Pam and Richard Nov 2015

Pam is at The Coconut Loft Art Gallery updating her author bio with the help of co-owner Richard.

 Pam and Gina Nov 2015

And here’s Gina, co-owner of The Coconut Loft Art Gallery encouraging Pam with her writing and making sure she has enough coffee.

On Thursday some of the authors are in Saxmundham.


Helen T enid Pam Carole and Suzan

Enid, Helen, Pam, Bronwen and Suzan at Saxmundham Library talking about their books and getting published.

Photo with everyone at Top Time at Sax Library 19th Nov 2015

Afterwards it’s on to The Shed Café and The Workbench at Henstead and as you can see the Waveney Author Group is Artist of the month.

WAG~Artist of the Month

 WAG at The Shed with Ellen

 The authors are joined by writer Hilary Lepine and the owner of The Workbench Ellen Winser.

 On Saturday the Waveney Author Group had their WAG meeting at the Wherry Hotel.


WAG Meeting 21st Nov 2015 at The Wherry Hotel

From left to right: Helen, Enid, Lucy, Hilary, Jo, Pam and Suzan.

The authors are having their WAG meeting at The Wherry Hotel. This was taken at the start of their meeting and shortly after this they got to work.

It’s a very exciting time for Helen, Lucy, Hilary and Pam as all four authors will have their books released soon.

Helen at Wherry Hotel~Nov 2015 

Helen is going through the feedback her beta-reader gave her.

Pam and Lucy 

Pam is putting the final final touches to her wip, Lucy is waiting for Suzan and Editor Jo and Hilary are busy in the background.


 Hilary and Jo

 Editor Jo going through her feedback with Hilary.

Authors give their time FREE!

Authors Ann Bowyer, Jo Wilde, Lucy Rayner and Suzan Collins joined others across the country and gave their free time to help write a book to raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK.

This book is now published and ALL royalties will go to Alzheimer’s Research UK.



Waveney Author Group at The 1st East Anglian Author Fair

Enid signing he rbook at coco loft

Enid Thwaites signing her new book: Petals of Laughter.

Helen Meneghello signing my copy of her book~28th July 2015

Helen Meneghello aka Helen Milligan signing a copy of her book for author Suzan Collins.

Helen T signing her book at coco loft

Helen Thwaites aka Elizabeth Manning-Ives signing her new book: Living Under The Shadow.


Pam Finch with her new book, Petals of Laughter.

26th July pop up bookshop at Coconut Loft

Suzan Collins showcasing her books.

Pam Finch Ann Bowyer and husband

Pam Finch and Ann Bowyer (with Mr A the photographer in the corner).

Caroline Kinsey and Terry Tarbox 1

Poet Caroline Way (who writes fiction under pen name Anna Apsley) talking to local author Terry Tarbox.

Gina cutting my cake with the WAG authors looking on

Some of The Waveney Author Group watching Gina cut the cake.

Photo from The Journal~author event July 2015 at The Coconut Loft

The Waveney Author Group join more authors for a group photograph inc Ian Robb,  Joss Blakey, Patricia Peters and Hannah Precious. Also in the picture are ex mayor June Ford and co-owner of The Coconut Loft and host of the event, Gina Parkin.