Creative · experiment · Fiction · Flash Fiction · Realism · Slice of Life · Uncategorized · writing

A Promise | Bite-Sized Fiction, I

Somewhat back from the dead once again. For my creative writing assignment this term, I have decided to focus on quite a unique and fascinating form: Flash Fiction. I was inspired due to various ideas I had to complete a collaborative project with photography, and thought about getting practise with this assignment in order to… Continue reading A Promise | Bite-Sized Fiction, I

Creative · Crowdsourcing · experiment · Fiction · Free Verse · poetry · Uncategorized

Crowdsourced Poetry: Gaming

The MA course is forever teaching me new things and expanding my horizons of what I can write comfortably. Yesterday, we learnt about crowdsourcing in poetry, and how one can make quite a poignant piece which comes from other peoples’ social media and words. To experiment with this new form, I took to my Twitter… Continue reading Crowdsourced Poetry: Gaming

Creative · experiment · Free Verse · poetry · Uncategorized · writing

A Collection of Opposites

Somewhat different from what I’ve been posting recently, but I’ve tried my hand at some poetry. Utilising a poetry engine taught by my Creative Writing tutor, I have started generating poems comprised of opposing themes and imagery. Without further adieu, here is the first; Ancient and decrepit, glistening and bright, wise as glass, yet they… Continue reading A Collection of Opposites

Adventure · Chapter 1 · Fantasy · Fiction · Middle Grade · Uncategorized · writing · Young Adult

Fabularis | Part II, Chapter I

A continuation from my Fantastical Adventure in the making! In Part 1, Jedrek has been suitably abused and reflects upon his predicament and lifestyle in this village. Somebody familiar approaches and calls him by his name, which he doesn’t recognise until a good mental kick later! Now without further adieu… “Eh?” I blinked and focused… Continue reading Fabularis | Part II, Chapter I

Fiction · Journal · Travel · Travel Writing · Uncategorized · writing

The Fellowship of Milan | I

Look who’s back from the dead…! Well, mostly, at least. I’ll be dedicating more time to writing on here again and getting back into the habit of doing so as frequently as I can! And what better way to kick that off with an exert from some travel writing I’ve been working on? There we… Continue reading The Fellowship of Milan | I

Leicester · New Writers · Uncategorized · writing

Camaraderie in Independence

Being a Creative Writing MA student opens a lot of doors that weren’t otherwise available, and one of those many doors takes the form of fascinating local displays and events for emerging writers. One of such events was enjoyed by myself, two peers and our tutor as we ventured out to Leicester. After having previously… Continue reading Camaraderie in Independence