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Beowulf, Lego & Dark Echo

A couple of months ago, I came across an app called Dark Echo on the Apple Appstore. In this post, I want to share some of the processes towards generating descriptive writing, using Beowulf, Lego and the game, ‘Dark Echo’. 1,019 more words

Love Letter to No One In Particular

A Love Letter To No One In Particular …

I could be the rain that brings a desert some roses. The sands of time pass one moment through the hourglass. 3,990 more words


Writing support needed

This past week has been number crunching time again: looking at the progress of the children across the school. All in all, our children are doing well, but we still need to work on closing the gap for our “disadvantaged” children.  747 more words


Writing Slow

“You write uncommonly fast!”

No, not I. I have two writing quirks. The first is that I am a SLOW. I like slow writing because I honestly believe it’s like slow cooking as opposed to fast food. 262 more words


Confessions of a Slow Writer

There are a lot of new books out this year aimed at helping writers learn to write fast. “Increase your word count to 2000, 5000, or even 10k words a day!” they proclaim in bright colored words across the cover. 547 more words