Susi Briggs is a listed author and storyteller with the Scottish Book Trust and the Scottish Storytelling Centre.
She co-hosts the original story and sang show Oor Wee Podcast with Alan McClure.
Susi’s work with Oor Wee Podcast and the Nip Nebs series of Books were all shortlisted for Scots Language Awards. All her original stories and poems are in Scots because she wants the next generation to see that the Scots language is as beautiful and valid as any other on this bonny birling planet.
Susi is also a songwriter, poet and musician. She is the founder of Music Matters which provides interactive and intergenerational music sessions for people in care homes. She is very passionate about inclusive and intergenerational activities.
Susi regularly facilitates workshops for people of all ages and abilities in music and writing.
Susi resides in Dumfries and Galloway and is known as Susi Sweet Pea the Fairy Storyteller and the lead vocalist with Wave Blues Band but not all at the same time!