Last week, I reached a milestone in my nascent writing career: I was asked, for the first time, where I got my ideas from. Friends, I’ve arrived! This question makes me a bona fide writer. (As far as I’m concerned it does. Don’t burst my bubble.) And of course bona fide writers traditionally reply to… Continue reading Where do you get your ideas from?
A short poem.
A prose poem on the theme of freedom: pain vs comfort, urban vs rural, cold indifference vs love.
The brief: write a story in no more than 500 words incorporating: a diplomat, a child, a harbour, something missing, remorse, daring to be different and writing on the wall. Challenging!
So often we as writers are well aware of our weaknesses, but rarely take stock of our strengths. Here are mine – what are yours?
They say a woman’s wedding day should be the “happiest day of her life”…
Could NaNo help the world’s worst procrastinator? Or did it flop worse than a boneless chicken?