Virginia Bergin learned to roller-skate with the children of eminent physicists. She grew up in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, and went on to study psychology, but ruined her own career when, dabbling in fine art at Central Saint Martins, she rediscovered creative writing. Since then she has written poetry, short stories, film and TV scripts. She has also worked in online education, creating interactive courses for The Open University. She is teh author of apocalyptic YA thrillers The Rain and The Storm. "
"She lives on a council estate in Bristol.
Who Runs the World? Book Launch "
"Sixty years after a virus has wiped out almost all the men on the planet, things are pretty much just as you would imagine a world run by women might be...
RT @david_conn: Remarkable vigil attended by thousands of people, Albert Square, Manchester. Defiant, sad, celebrated diversity, not a hint…
by @VeeBergin - 12 hours ago
307548002740038 - 4 days ago
Right . . . let the weeping commence. I got sent this review via Twitter and it took me three-quarters of an hour to respond because it's just so, so, so very lovely . . .
307548002740038 - 5 days ago
Having a book launch in Bristol 15th June. It's free - of course! - but you've got to book (so I know how many vol-au-vents to stuff). https://www.waterstones.com/events/who-runs-the-world-book-launch/bristol-galleries
307548002740038 - 7 days ago
And . . . I'm going to be one of the YALC authors at the London Film & Comic Con . . .
Anyone coming along? (You'll love it!)
I WENT ON HOLIDAY! Well, for about 5 days . . . but it was AMAZING! I love Wales . . .
307548002740038 - one month ago
WHO RUNS THE WORLD?
Here it is: the final cover of the final version. Yup, after a whole lot of tinkering – including a massive re-write of the last few chapters and a substantial refining (AKA serious hacking and tweaking) of the rest . . . ’tis done. It was a daunting mind-melt of a task, to imagine how […]
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