After the success of last year’s first ever Solstice Shorts Festival, Arachne Press is doing it again, although in a slightly shorter version.
The Winter Solstice (21st December ) is Short Story Day, and as this year it falls inconveniently on a Monday, we are having our event from 19:00 to 22:30 and have taken Longest Night as our theme, which our writers have interpreted widely.
winter, cold, extreme weather, floods,
night, loss, danger, lovers, regret, mourning, strangers, death, space, loneliness
midwinter, hope, ritual, endings, thresholds, solstice, renewal, community
but our midwinter is anything but bleak!
Interspersed with music from
Join us at West Greenwich Library, Greenwich High Road SE10 8NN
Free! (but donations welcome) Tickets available on EventBrite (which helps us keep track of numbers) or just turn up on the night. Mulled Cider/ apple juice for those who get there while it lasts, so we can Wassail properly.