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6th April 2019

Speaker - Author and Publisher

Lucy McCarraher

Lucy is the author of “How to write Fiction without the fuss.
Lucy McCarraher, started her first publishing company at
university, and has been publishing, editing and writing ever
since. She has been a magazine and book editor and publisher,
print and TV journalist; a writers’ agent, an editor for Methuen;
as Director of Development at Lifetime Productions
International, she developed, wrote and edited UK and
international TV and video series.
Lucy became a national expert in worklife balance, writing academic and business
reports for clients and authoring The Work-Life Manual and The Book of Balanced
Living.
Her clients included multinational and blue chip companies, large public sector and
voluntary organisations, and SMEs; she has also worked as a coach with many
individuals on their work-life balance and personal development. Her first novel,
Blood and Water, was shortlisted in a major competition and published by
Macmillan New Writing, followed by Kindred Spirits and Mr Mikey’s Ladies.
Her most recent book, How To Write Fiction Without The Fuss, has been acclaimed
by authors and creative writing teachers alike. Lucy’s self-help books include A
Simpler Life and The Real Secret, both co-authored with social psychologist,
Annabel Shaw.
http://www.keypersonofinfluence.com/author/lucy-mccarraher/
6th April 2019
© Brentwood Writers' Circle, 2011 - 19 All Rights Reserved.
Speaker - Lucy McCarraher Lucy is the author of “How to write fiction without the fuss”.
Lucy McCarraher, started her
first publishing company at
university, and has been
publishing, editing and writing ever since.
She has been a magazine and book editor
and publisher, print and TV journalist; a
writers’ agent, an editor for Methuen; as
Director of Development at Lifetime
Productions International, she developed,
wrote and edited UK and international TV
and video series.
Lucy became a national expert in worklife
balance, writing academic and business
reports for clients and authoring The Work-
Life Manual and The Book of Balanced
Living.
Her clients included multinational and blue
chip companies, large public sector and
voluntary organisations, and SMEs; she has
also worked as a coach with many
individuals on their work-life balance and
personal development. Her first novel,
Blood and Water, was shortlisted in a major
competition and published by Macmillan
New Writing, followed by Kindred Spirits
and Mr Mikey’s Ladies.
Her most recent book, How To Write Fiction
Without The Fuss, has been acclaimed by
authors and creative writing teachers alike.
Lucy’s self-help books include A Simpler
Life and The Real Secret, both co-authored
with social psychologist, Annabel Shaw.