Writing 101: – Give and Take

“What are they doing out there, making all that noise? They mess about with the powerlines you know, put the electricity bills up. Why don’t you just leave me alone!” He tried to lift his stick and bang it against the window, but I pushed it  down. “It’s just roadworks, Grandpa.” “I’ve seen them before. […]

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Writing 101: Be Brief

I arrive at the beach and stare down its vacant stretch; my familiar walk to nowhere. All is greys and browns, except for a fluttering piece of yellow. A paper, caught between the stones of the seawall. Its a letter written from a fearful heart, the woes and wishes of the universe, compacted into its […]

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