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The Literary Salon

According to the modern oracle Wiki ‘A salon is a gathering of people under the roof of an inspiring host, held partly to amuse one another and partly to refine the taste and increase the knowledge of the participants through conversation.’ Add literature¬† and the scene is set. Read more

The Writing Room, Lyme Regis

One thing that feeds my soul is writing, and writing away from the screen it must be. It counteracts the never ending demands that glowing machine makes and the slighty ‘hazy’ and to be honest a little bit mucky feeling I get from overuse. The best antidote I have found is a tip I learned from that well known and uber inspiring book The Artists Way by Julia Cameron. Her Morning Pages are a well needed mental boost.¬† Read more

Serendip Bookshop, Lyme Regis

With the opening of WH Smith in Lyme Regis looming on the horizon its time to give the big up to the fantastic independent bookshop Serendip. With light filled interiors, incredibly efficient and knowledgable service, its a win win. They can order any book you like…not like Dorset Library Service who will only order new books if they are written by British authors (mmmm). So children, you can learn about the big wide world if you visit Serendip.

  • large selection of fiction and non fiction books, browsing welcome
  • lots of local maps and information
  • gifts and cards also for sale
  • Serendip Books, 11 Broad Street tel: 01297 442594