Life in the Time of Coronavirus #13

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s is by Anne-Mary Paterson. Being on Tele in the Lockdown Of recent days, I have not done much work writing my book because of…

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Life in the Time of Coronavirus #12

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s is by Graham Bullen. A Second Lockdown What if we murmurated, like swallows. Like circling the Ka’bah. But, like, every day. Just waiting for…

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Life in the Time of Coronavirus #11

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s is by Karen Lean. Good Friday I managed to go into the Co- op tonight, for the first time in weeks. I’d driven by…

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Life in the Time of Coronavirus #10

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s is by Zoe Mackenzie. NB contains strong language. Domestic Lockdown The tell-tale signs were everywhere; from the wan, defeated expression to the barely perceptible, but…

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Life in the Time of Coronavirus #9

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s is by Pam Lucas. Missie the Mare Plans for Life with Corona Virus I am Missie the Mare, and I want to talk about…

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Life in the Time of Coronavirus #8

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s blog and photographs are by Ian Tallach. Deliriously Sad and Desperately Happy What started out as quarrels ended with a murder. In that regard,…

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Life in the Time of Coronavirus #7

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s piece is written by Sheila Lockhart. Unlike most of my fellow Writers’ Group I have not found this ‘situation’ conducive to creativity; I have…

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Bird on a Wire: Moniack Mhor soars online

Angela Cran, Moniack Mhor’s General Manager, zooms in on the centre’s first ever online course It’s Thursday, 23 April 2020, around 4.35pm, and I’m a little late to the songwriting Zoom party. Findlay Napier’s daughter is leaning on his knee, a heavy fringe pointing a toy rifle at sixteen of…

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Life in the Time of Coronavirus #6

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s piece is written by Karen Lean.  Life in the Time of Corona One day a bad thing happened. As the weeks went by it…

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Life in the Time of Coronavirus #5

The Moniack Mhor Writers Group, led by Cynthia Rogerson, has been meeting remotely during the Lockdown. They have been writing pieces inspired by the situation. Today’s piece is a short story by Zoe Mackenzie. Keep an eye on our blog for more contributions from the group. Supermarket Hell The large…

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