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Tag: Faber Academy

  • Andrew Dicker

    Andrew Dicker was born in London, where he also went to medical school. His career has been in general practice in rural England and Hong Kong. In 1991 he started a new NHS practice in Westminster, London, from which he retired a couple of years ago. He now lives in Buckinghamshire. Having enjoyed writing academic articles and book chapters professionally, Andrew decided to learn about creative writing with the Open University and Faber Academy. He Read more [...]

  • Judith Wilson

    Judith Wilson is a published author and magazine journalist. She writes short stories and flash fiction, and is at work on a new historical novel. She lives in London, but is often inspired to write about Liverpool and its environs, where she grew up. She has also written fourteen non-fiction books on interiors and design. She has an MA in English Literature from the University of Warwick. Judith has always loved writing, and still recalls Read more [...]