Performance at The Courtyard Poetry Slam (in association with Ledbury Poetry Festival)

The Courtyard in association with Ledbury Poetry Festival presents a knockout night of potent poetry and spirited performances as worldly wordsmiths take the page onto the stage.  Catherine will be reading her poetry at this Poetry Slam Saturday 1st April 2017. Start time 20:00 Tickets link The Courtyard, Edgar Street Hereford

Character Profile: Serena Johnson

Name: Serena Johnson Age: 21 Born: Honolulu, Hawaii Beloved Books: Lolita, Zen Habits by Leo Babauta, all of Tim Ferriss’s books and Valentina by Evie Blake Music: The Corrs, Robots with Rayguns, Moonchild and Taylor Swift Film: The Dreamers, Lolita, Stealing Beauty Food: Sushi Drink: Pepsi, Green juices, Herbal tea, Malbec Quote: “If you try to tame her she will fly away, because pretty little…

Character Profile: Jack Bodenham

He’s a handsome and charming novelist and journalist who is deeply in love with Olivia but sadly circumstances come between them and their love becomes unfulfilled in Book 1 & 2. He’s a small town boy at heart but very in the know about art and culture. He has deep feelings for Olivia  though he…

Reworking Wonderland…

Dear Readers, My debut novel Welcome to Wonderland is having a plot restructure of sorts. I’ve made a conscious effort to simplify the plot but maintain the essence of the Bohemian Love Story. I’ve just had to address the sadness in the book as its original story would have been too devastating and painful for…

The Cheltenham Literature Festival’s All Stars Poetry Slam featuring Catherine Vaughan

Catherine will be one of the All Star performers at at this year’s Cheltenham Literature Festival’s Poetry Slam. Expect bardic bravado and virtuoso verse as plucky wordsmiths leap from page to stage and parade their poetry in a contest to woo your hearts and hearing parts! Slampères Elvis McGonagall and Sara-Jane Arbury keep order as judges…

How to Heal Eczema Well-Being Guide reached No.1 in Kindle books on Amazon.com

Delighted to announce this morning that Catherine’s well-being guide on her battle with eczema and her journey plus tips to healing it has reached No. 1 on Amazon.com. To celebrate the Kindle edition is on a free promotion for today. If you have a loved one suffering with this condition please do suggest this guide book which…

Catherine reading at Ledbury Poetry Festival

Come along Monday 4th July, 11am-12pm at The Master’s House, Ledbury to watch Catherine read her work as part of the Community Segments, a Poetry Workshop series funded by the Ledbury Poetry Festival and supported by Herefordshire Libraries. Event details on Facebook. FREE entry. Community Segments Monday 4 July | 11am–12 noon | Panelled Room, The Master’s…

Catherine featured in Hay Festival’s Talking about Shakespeare Short Film

Hay Festival’s Talking about Shakespeare celebrates Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary. Short films from the world’s leading actors and academics, playwrights and directors, poets and novelists and members of the public give insight into Shakespeare’s contemporary resonance and his understanding of our human hearts. Here Catherine talks about encountering Shakespeare’s work from school days to theater plays.     Short film by Hay Hay…