My stop on “The Smoke” by Simon Ings tour

Hello everyone, And welcome to my spot on the smoke tour with Simon Ings insight as to why you need to learn how to write badly before you are able to write well. Enjoy!   ON NOT WALKING INTO DOORS A door opens, admitting the sound of traffic, a man in a pork-pie hat, and…

The Minaret Calls #WeekendCoffeeShare

If we were having coffee… I would tell you about my creative writing class I had over the weekend. First one since I started at the OU. We were given an exercise where we had to choose a picture and just write. We had only 45 minutes for this. I am usually attracted to colours,…

My stop on the “Shell” by Paula Rawsthorne tour!

  Hello everyone, And welcome to my stop on the #Shell tour.There has been a re-surging trend in classics re-tellings, so when I heard about Shell I could not help wondering how “Frankenstein”‘s Mary Shelly influenced Lucy’s story, so…I asked Paula Rawsthorne and her account that you’re about to read below is fascinating. Enjoy! The…