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Foundations for learning – foundations for writing?

Many years ago Lois Elsden ran a course for her students in the pupil referral unit where she worked; it was not exactly a counselling course, but it was a programme which she devised to help support these young people, and to try and boost their learning skills. 992 more words


Back to basics

We’ve been here in our new house, new town, new region, for two weeks today. The boxes are mostly unpacked, and everybody – human and animal alike – is settled. 288 more words

Captain Grey

Lt. Cmdr. Shiana Bell watched Captain Grey enter the ship’s commons.  As always her mind went to his ballet like beauty as he made his way to her.  712 more words


The Joy and Beauty of Accountability

It’s been a little over two years since I first signed up for 750words.com, a site based around the idea of morning writing exercises. One of the classic pieces of advice that professional writers give, is to start every morning by writing three pages, stream-of-consciousness style. 458 more words

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Morning Pages // 750 Words

I came across the idea of ‘Morning Pages’ through Aileen Xu’s Youtube Channel (Lavendaire) last week, click here to watch the video. It’s been a weeks since I started Morning Pages and I can already feel all the positive impacts it brings. 674 more words


The Woods | 750 Word Short Story

“You think mom will notice we’re gone?” Tyler asked, kicking through a pile of fallen leaves as we walked.

Giant, our Dalmatian, raced on and off the path, circling trees like mad. 830 more words


Just Another Day

A spark of color entered the big sky, spinning lights, whirling and flashing as the object approached.  The rotation slowed and stopped as the large disk hovered above me.  748 more words