Events & courses









Writing Crime Fiction

Katherine teaches this popular ten week course for the Department of Continuing and Professional Education at Cardiff University. Students are introduced to the building blocks of crime fiction, including plotting, character construction, writing dialogue and strategies for building tension and suspense. 

The course is running again in January 2018 and booking is now open via the university's website


Author talk at the University of South Wales

Writer Barrie Llewelyn is asking Katherine the tricky questions at this 'in conversation' event, featuring readings and a Q&A. 

Free event
8th December, 6.30pm
The University of South Wales, Treforest Campus, Brecon Building Room 113


Poetry reading at the Capel, Bargoed

Looking ahead to the spring, Katherine will be a guest poet at the Capel Open Mic, a regular event hosted by poet Julie Pritchard on the first Monday of the month.

7th May, 7-10pm
Capel Hotel, Park Place, Bargoed CF81 8LW



Photo credit: Brian Carroll