Tomorrow brings the first day of Spring, so today I bring a short story about the season of new beginnings. She came from a world victim to an eternal winter. Daytime was twilight and the night was darker than we could fathom. The brightest light came from the dim glow of the miniature moon hanging … Continue reading When the Curse of the Eternal Winter is Broken . . .
Writing Prompt no.27 - Write about a piece of furniture in your home.
Writing Prompt no.30 - Write about a gift you have given or received.
Writing Prompt no.29 - Write about your 21st birthday.
Writing Prompt no.28 - Search online for colour palettes and be inspired to write by one you resonate with.
I will let this get to my head, Charles Dickens and I share the same birthday as each other. Obviously, this is a sign . . . right? Not just that but, as I have mentioned several times on my blog before, Dickens also stayed at the hotel where I work, alongside Wilkie Collins in … Continue reading Charles Dickens Birthday
Rewrite a fairy tale. Give it a new ending or make it modern.
Writing Prompt no. 25 - Go people watching and write an ode to a stranger you see on the street.
If you live in the UK or are a lover of poetry, you will be very familiar with the name Robert Burns. Born on 25th January 1759 in the village of Alloway, Scotland, Burns is now regarded as the national poet of Scotland and a pioneer of the Romantic Movement within literature. Throughout his upbringing … Continue reading Happy Birthday Robert Burns – Burns Night
Writing Prompt no.24 - Write about a piece of jewellery. Who does it belong to?