Nicole J. Simms

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  • Happy Birthday Oldbury Writing Group
  • Happy Birthday Oldbury Writing Group

    Filed under: Blog

    22nd August 2018

    Four years ago today, I tentatively walked into the Oldbury Library to join a writing group. Fast forward four years and I’m still with that group. I can’t believe it’s...Read More


  • Why You Should Use Writing Prompts
  • Why You Should Use Writing Prompts

    Filed under: Blog

    13th August 2018

    Ever since I started writing, I have loved using writing prompts. In fact, my first written stories came from writing prompts – I did many free creative writing courses, and...Read More


  • My Visit to Leasowes Park
  • My Visit to Leasowes Park

    Filed under: Blog

    1st July 2018

    On the 26th May 2018, my fellow Oldbury Writing Group members (Angela, Heather, Julian, Dave and Daniel) and I visited Leasowes Park in Halesowen. The Leasowes is a Grade I...Read More


  • Me reading out my poetry at the Britannia Inn Poetry Open Mic
  • My First Poetry Open Mic

    Filed under: Blog

    26th May 2018

    On the 14th May 2018, I went to the poetry open mic at the Britannia Inn. This was the first time I had gone to an open mic, so I...Read More