Retrieving my folding stool from the spare room, grabbing a notepad and calling my dog, I head for the tree by my front gate. This has become base camp on my outdoor writing forays.
Pink Floyd’s album Animals, so the story goes, is a nod to George Orwell's Animal Farm...
Diaries, journals, letters, shopping lists, poetry, prose – it is all writing, and it is all practice.
Many ailments effect writers – writer’s block, brain fade, and procrastination, to name a few. But what exactly are these conditions that conspire against us in our creative endeavours? Writer’s Block The arch nemesis of writers the World over, writer’s block is defined by The Oxford English Dictionary as: “The condition of being unable to… Continue reading Writer’s Block, Brain Fade & Other Ailments
They say you should write what you know. I would love to know exactly who they are. They are right, of course.