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Inspiration - essential for a writer?

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.

Thomas A. Edison
Edison may very well have been right, but what good is the ninety-nine percent perspiration without the inspiration? 238 more words


Little Grey Cells - Part two

Hey, I know it has been well over a week since my last post and I did promise one a week, but I’ve been busy/ill! Anyway I do have the next creative piece inspired from my ‘Quotable Poirot’ book. 229 more words


Fear Makes The Wolf Look Bigger

Sadly, this is no more.

This gem of wisdom used to be scrawled above a surf shop in Braunton, daubed there by graffiti artist Mau Mau… 347 more words


Sunday photo fiction: Going home

“Are we there yet?” The small voice from the back of the car broke Martin’s attention on that crucial corner. He glared into the mirror at the speaker. 177 more words


Jumbled Thoughts

One of the things that happens to over-thinkers thinkers like me is that there are often loads and loads of jumbled thoughts all up there in my head at the same time.  1,071 more words


Breaking Point - Headline Poem

Last year I cut up The Daily Mail to make something poetic out of the hogwash in there. This year I’m going to focus on The Sun. 120 more words


“That was The River.” - #JNGListens

*Note: This post was written on Wednesday, the day after the Bruce Springsteen concert in Toronto, so my reaction and reflections were fresh and immediate.* 820 more words