Creative Writing

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”
– Toni Morrison

One Word

Don’t think.  Just write. I stumbled upon this great little writing prompt website the other day.  It is a fun way of warming up before a writing session, and takes literally a minute of your day.  The aim of the site is to inspire, even with simple words (the word was ‘club’…

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Start Where You Are

Start Where You Are

On the eleventh day of Bookmas… Those who have seen my shelves at home will know that I love keeping journals.  I kept a … View Post
Flash Fiction Winner: ‘The Gift’

Flash Fiction Winner: ‘The Gift’

December’s winner of the Flash Fiction Competition is Nicky – congratulations!  Her interpretation of December’s theme, ‘the gift’, was thought to be interesting … View Post
NaNoWriMo 2015: The End is Nigh

NaNoWriMo 2015: The End is Nigh

I have no excuse as to why I am behind on my word count. I could probably say something about how I’ve had … View Post
642 Things Writing Prompt: ‘What your desk thinks about at night’

642 Things Writing Prompt: ‘What your desk thinks about at night’

“I’m tired,” sighed the desk.  It tried to stretch its back out, but it creaked under the weight of the contents piled on … View Post
My NaNoWriMo Playlist

My NaNoWriMo Playlist

This isn’t actually just my NaNoWriMo playlist; these songs are my go-to music for any time I am writing at a computer.  Some … View Post
3 Ways I Am Prepping for NaNoWriMo

3 Ways I Am Prepping for NaNoWriMo

There will be no Book Club in November, to give more attention to NaNoWriMo - here's the three ways I'm prepping for it! View Post