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”  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 2019 – What’s the Point of all this?

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?

Poetry Wednesday – Week 4 – Breathe

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

Poetry Wednesday – Week 3 – Beat Down

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