We are delighted to announce that, for four weeks from mid-February to mid-March, novelist and poet Natasha Carthew will be our Quay Words Winter writer-in-residence at Exeter Custom House. In our first Quay Voices event, Natasha will read from her work and talk about her residency. Natasha will be supported by local writers that she has met and supported during the residency.*****Natasha Carthew is a working-class Country Writer from Cornwall who has written all her books outside, either in the fields and woodland that surrounds her home or in the cabin that she built from scrap wood. She has written three books of poetry and three Young Adult books. Her first Adult book All Rivers Run Free published with Riverrun/Quercus/Hachette in Spring 2018.Natasha has written for many publications including; Writers’ & Artists’ Yearbook, Eco-Fiction, Trip Fiction, The Guardian and The Big Issue. She’s currently writing her second literary novel for adults and a new collection of rural poetry. When she is not writing, she runs Wild Writing Workshops countrywide.