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The Exeter Authors Association is a collective of professional authors and poets in Devon.

Writers Groups/ Poetry Evenings in Devon -   Autumn 2017

Group Date & Time Venue
East Town Writers  Wednesday 15 November from 1:00 to 3:00

East Town Cafe, East St, Crediton EX17 3AZ

East Town Writers  Wednesday 15 November from 7- 9 pm Crediton Library,  Crediton.
Exeter Authors Association  Friday 10 November from 10.00 am

Costa, Tiverton

North Devon Writers x from 10:30- 12.00

The Custom House, Bideford, Devon.

Ottery Writers Monday 6 November and Monday 20 November from 7 pm - 9 pm. Seasons Tearooms, 9 Silver St, Ottery Saint Mary EX11 1DB
The Tiverton Poetry Group Tuesday 7th November from 8 - 10 pm

CreaTiv, Fore Street, Tiverton

Twyford Writers Thursday 2nd November from 7- 9 pm

The Memorial Room and Bar, The Royal British Legion, Angel Hill, Tiverton

Exeter Author Association Events

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Exeter Authors Association Climbing the Stairs To Happiness in Costa

September 18, 2017

Last Friday heralded our biggest meeting of the year. As each author arrived everybody shuffled up a seat and made room for one more until no more authors could fit around our two reserved tables. It was then that it was decided we had outgrown the guest tables at Costa. 

There is a mysterious door on the Costa wall marked – Staff Only. The presence of a door in a wall is always intriguing, especially to curious writers… We charged through that door and found ourselves in a very narrow corridor leading to an equally narrow staircase.

At the top, the staircase opened into a lovely mini-conference room for barista training which we thought might come in useful as a second career. Soon the room was filled with some of the most active authors in the south-west with books ranging from children’s story to terrorist based thrillers to sci fi adventures.

We were delighted to wel…

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The Exeter Authors Association at CredFest17

**Visit Us at Bampton Charter Fair**

Come and meet the Exeter Authors Association at the Community Hall (Opposite the funfair) at the Bampton Charter Fair on Thursday 26 October!

*Free Children's Activities* *Readings* *Book Signings*

*Books - the Ideal Christmas Presents*

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Exeter Authors Association at Chilcompton Fringe Festival 2017

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In a field, in a tent, some authors gathered and it was hot!

August 28, 2017

Assorted members of the Exeter authors Association went adventuring this weekend as we crossed the border and entered the wilds of Somerset. We traveled through the rolling dark green fields of the Mendips, past fascinating historic buildings including the Kings of Wessex and quaint village greens. Finally, we reached our destination – a sports pitch on the edge of Chilcompton.

Sometimes, however, appearances can be deceptive. This pitch was bustling with excitement and dotted about its fields were large white marquess standing expectantly, ready to be filled by musicians, singers, poets, a…

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