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Georgia Lock
Georgia Lock

Poetry Writing Workshop with Georgia Lock

 Sunday 28th November 2021
 11:15am - 12:15am
Hosts

Georgia Lock, poet and actor.
Zoë Wilson, from OCD-UK.

Presentation subject

Georgia Lock, an inspirational and gifted poet and actor, is joining us to host a poetry workshop. Whether you yourself have lived experience of OCD, or you have a loved one who has, this workshop will give you the opportunity to express your experiences and feelings through poetry. You don’t need to be experienced in poetry or creative writing to join this workshop, we welcome anyone who would like to give it a try (ages 18+)

You will need: Any form of creative media for writing and taking notes (paper and pens/pencils/iPad/PC)

About the speaker

Georgia Lock is an actor, presenter and now published poet, perhaps well known for her role as Sadie in the children's CBBC comedy-drama  Sadie J and as a presenter on the CBBC magazine show, Friday Download. She also played the role of Bella Crossley in The Evermoor Chronicles.

Most recently Georgia appeared in the British film Me, Myself and Di which was released earlier this month.

Last year Georgia published her first poetry collection in her book, With Every Wave.

This workshop will NOT be recorded or made available post conference.

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