Events & courses









Writing Crime Fiction

Katherine teaches this popular ten week course for the Department of Continuing and Professional Education at Cardiff University. Students are introduced to the building blocks of crime fiction, including plotting, character construction, writing dialogue and strategies for building tension and suspense. 

The course is running again in January 2018 and booking is now open via the university's website



Seren Poetry Festival at Cornerstone

Cardiff's first poetry festival will be taking place from 16th to 18th February in the newly restored iconic Cornerstone building. The full line up of fantastic events is available here. Katherine will be reading as part of the New Poets Showcase alongside Emily Blewitt, David Foster-Morgan, Susie Wild and Stephen Payne.

17th February, time tbc
The Pantry Cafe, Cornerstone Building, Charles Street, Cardiff
Tickets £5 available here



Poetry reading at the Capel, Bargoed

Looking ahead to the spring, Katherine will be a guest poet at the Capel Open Mic, a regular event hosted by poet Julie Pritchard on the first Monday of the month.

7th May, 7-10pm
Capel Hotel, Park Place, Bargoed CF81 8LW



Photo credit: Brian Carroll