Writing is such a solitary process and when the muse bites, it becomes an all-consuming passion, an unstoppable urge that often keeps us up... pounding the keyboard throughout the night.
Sometimes fate introduces you to someone in a heartbeat. You don't have time to cultivate an enduring friendship, but that person still leaves a lasting impression.
I returned home with my head buzzing and lost all track of time, as I embarked on a wine-fuelled creative writing binge.
It is amazing what a couple days spent with like minded people can do for you. I feel like like my system has been rebooted and I have had to find a bigger box for my writer's tools. Between Friday evening and lunch time today 10 of us absorbed the collective words of wisdom of... Continue Reading →
As it says in the blurb ... wake up the writer in you and after a weekend in the company of Adrienne Dines and Barbara Large of Creative Words Matter held at Jersey's Arts Centre this weekend, this aspiring writer has been awake all night. We are so incredibly lucky on our small island of Jersey... Continue Reading →
If you are just dabbling with the idea of writing your first novel or are ploughing your way through your current work in progress, you should definitely be a part of this forthcoming Creative Writing Workshop. I guarantee that you will not only feel totally motivated by the end of the weekend but your writing technique will have benefitted enormously from being... Continue Reading →
Following a highly motivating creative writing weekend hosted by Adrienne Dines and Barbara Large of Creative Words Matter recently, my creative juices have positively begun to ooze. I have picked up one, of my many, Works in Progress and literally cannot put it down. It is a piece that I always knew I could run with but... Continue Reading →