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a poem

News of the day

More sadness this morning as I awaken to news of loss of life—
a plane crash;
a stroke.

It’s the unexpected and too early passing that always shocks; 546 more words

Little Bits Of Me

poems arriving on the tail end of a dream

the lengths some will go to

oh, longing, a heat in the loins,
the dull ache roiling with a low-grade
feverish glowing of embers.

I breathe into them — sparks arise; 338 more words

Little Bits Of Me

My week of work experience with Lou Fox

by Debbie Griffiths

We’ve just completed Ideal’s first ever work experience with Lou Fox. I’m delighted and dog tired in unequal measure.  Highly delighted because Lou’s blown my assumptions about young people and language right out of the water. 542 more words


Was our intern's week 'ideal'?

by Lou Fox

So it’s the end of the week and the end of my work experience with Ideal. It was a week I thoroughly enjoyed. 287 more words


Why Ashorne Hill would make an ideal training venue

by Lou Fox (on work experience with Ideal)

Ideal is well known for its copywriting, but wants to increase the number of writing workshops… 420 more words


poetic orchestrations in the dark

Ohhhhhh…. so what to say?

I’ve lost my way.
I was barrelling down a road decades ago, knowing where I was going and one day got lost. 414 more words

Little Bits Of Me

Guest blog: The Roaring Girl

by Lou Fox

As someone who has always adored the theatre I was ecstatic that for my work experience with Ideal Word I was able to go to the RSC to see one of their plays. 446 more words