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Tom Bryan

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Email bryan414@btinternet.com
Local authority: Scottish Borders
Languages: English
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I am a Canadian-born poet, fiction and non-fiction writer. I have lived in Scotland most of my life, and am based in the Scottish Borders. I read and perform my work and also offer workshops in short fiction and poetry. I can work with children and adults.

I am a useful resource on getting started as a writer and getting published. I am experienced as a full-time carer so have an added interest in writers as carers. I would prefer to work in the Borders but can drive and travel if required. (Photo credit: Lis Lee)

Local authorities can visit

Edinburgh City; Midlothian; Scottish Borders; South Lanarkshire

Events can deliver

Panel event; Performance; Reading; Workshop

Audience can work with

Adult learners; Carers; Adults with additional support needs

Topics of work

Activism & protest; Ageing; Animals; Care experience; Coasts, seas & oceans; Emigration & immigration; Food; History; Loneliness & isolation; Nature; Politics; Publishing & getting published; Self-publishing & independent publishing; Travel writing

Age groups published for

Children; Teens; Adults

Age groups can work with

6-8; 9-11; 12-14; 15-18; Adults

Audience size

11-30