A Cautionary Tale

Last night as I was laying in bed, drifting off to sleep, I was struck with inspiration. I had a fabulous idea for a story. I started writing paragraphs and planning chapters in my head, when a little corner of my brain piped up to say “Shouldn’t you write this down?” 

The Creative Mind

A few months ago I studied a Coursera course all about creativity. I’ll admit I wasn’t overly impressed with the course as a whole. I considered giving it up once or twice, but being stubborn I decided that I was far enough through that I may as well keep going. The second assignment for the…

NaBloPoMo: Rurality

Today’s post is inspired by a Writing 101 prompt. For the prompt I must pick a word from a nearby book and use this to inspire me, with the twist of writing the post in the form of a letter. My word is “rural”. April, I hope you don’t mind me writing. You gave me…

Bouncing Back

It has certainly been a while since I last posted. A rather long while. This seems to be something of a trend with me. I go through “phases” of intense blogging – NaBloPoMo, for example, or the Foster Diaries. And now that I think about it, that makes sense. The periods that I actually am…