Writing Prompt: The End of the Road

I started writing this as an observation prompt. I was thinking about how we walk certain paths every day of our lives, from home to work, to school, to the shops, but it's unusual for us to stop and pay close attention to the little details of the routes we take. Suddenly, I started thinking... Continue Reading →

Always one of my favourite poems…

He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven HAD I the heavens' embroidered cloths, Enwrought with golden and silver light, The blue and the dim and the dark cloths Of night and light and the half-light, I would spread the cloths under your feet: But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my... Continue Reading →

Writing Prompt: Glass Elephant

At first glance, these words don't seem to go together. When you think of glass, you think of something fragile, breakable. When you think of elephants, you think of (or at least I do) strong, powerful, sturdy beasts with few natural predators. So, what made me think of the two together? Simple really, I found... Continue Reading →

Quote for the day

Love letters and poems aren't the least bit difficult to write, if you write directly from your heart into the ink and don't channel through your brain first.  ~Graycie Harmon

Writing Prompt: Music and Lyrics

Sometimes I listen to random music and it takes me back to specific moments in my life. I can still remember my first single. "Rebel Yell" by Billy Idol. I was playing tether ball in the play ground at school when someone mentioned him and I went off to find out who he was and... Continue Reading →

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