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Writing Challenge - Closing Thoughts

I was asked to do the closing thoughts for the BBC Radio West Midlands show: Chatback. One again I was given 30 minutes to write in the studio and read it out live on air. 508 more words



Today I’m considering how we have lost our spirituality in pursuit of material wealth. I’m looking at everyday objects, found and discarded, that I want to make talisman with.

Cut By Sylvia Plath

***National Poetry Month is a time to remember our great poets for their work and truly appreciate poetry. To celebrate the month, our editors have choose a selection of our favorite works to be posted. 139 more words


Creative writing: Penny

Penny was brown. Well, not physically brown, but she practically dribbled warm caramel onto whatever surface she had touched. Which is ironic, because it seemed as though she was completely untouched, with only a few pale freckles dotted across her snow like skin. 489 more words


Creative block - open post

I personally don’t believe in writers/artist/creative block, I have always been – snowed under a mountain of will never get around to sorting through it god I hope it’s not all just crap – prolific and given a lot of work away over the years. 1,084 more words


That moment when your electric bike runs out of battery and you still have 10 km to go...


Well, it started out great. Yesterday I decided to drive my new electric bike down to my folks to see how long it actually took and check out the route. 878 more words