NaNoWriMo or National Novel Writing Month An annual, Internet-based creative writing project that takes place during the month of November. Participants attempt to write a 50,000-word manuscript between November 1 and November 30” Technically yes, I haven't worked on my NaNo project in 3 consecutive days now and I've only reached around 20,000 words, but I'm okay … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019 – Did I give up?
NaNoWriMo or National Novel Writing Month An annual, Internet-based creative writing project that takes place during the month of November. Participants attempt to write a 50,000-word manuscript between November 1 and November 30” Today at work I told my colleague that I was planning to get some writing done this afternoon, I told him that I was … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019 – What’s the Point of all this?
This week's poem is cleverly titled 'Joan of Art', I can't remember who in the writers society suggested that but I know it was one of you bees! It is about Joan Miro who is an artist with a very big place in my heart. Joan of Art At first the colours make little sense, … Continue reading Poetry Wednesday – Week 5 – Joan of Art
I took a break from poetry Wednesday last week to publish something important, but I'm back this week! I like writing poems about death okay. This one is called 'Breathe'. Breathe Fresh archaeological soil, Carved stone relief, These things we hide behind – The green grass overturned To the earth he’s returned. This him, … Continue reading Poetry Wednesday – Week 4 – Breathe
It's actually Wednesday this week and not even being completely dead after the writers society residential has stopped me. I wrote this poem while studying the Beat Generation for my dissertation, it is called 'Beat Down'. I thought it'd be a good one to post as the Beatific feeling of the residential - writing, chatting, … Continue reading Poetry Wednesday – Week 3 – Beat Down
In the past ten weeks (being term 1 of my third year of University) I finally got back into writing! So here's a post about why and how that happened. It is a bit self-congratulatory, but I hope maybe you'll be able to take some positivist away from reading on. Writers blocks don't last forever, … Continue reading I Write, I Wrote, I Have Written