Summer is drawing to an end.
There’s a portfolio submission due on Monday – the last of the course, for many students on MA in Writing… 119 more words
After 20 minutes walking from the bus, I stood at a high mesh perimeter fence with a large open gate and massive signs telling me that the land beyond was the property of the Defence Services and ‘Trespassers will be prosecuted’. 744 more words
At 8.50am the bus was darting past the Clifton Beach turn off and then, after speeding across the low lying road of the isthmus, a little after 9am I was stepping off the bus opposite the South Arm shop. 642 more words
Many writers know a lot more about the worlds and situations they write about than they ever make public.
Some invent complete and complex biographies and backgrounds for their main characters, knowing exactly happened to them in the past to lead them to the point where their life intersects with that of the reader through the medium of the written pages of the book. 95 more words