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Kei Miller ... ‘I envy the writers who know the hours that are best for them’

Kei Miller

‘I envy the writers who know the hours that are best for them’

Kei Miller is an award-winning Jamaican poet, fiction writer, essayist and blogger. 787 more words

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Michael Bond ... the bear necessities

Michael Bond … the bear necessities

Michael Bond, (born 13 January 1926) is an English author, best known for his Paddington Bear series of books. Bond began writing in 1945 whilst stationed with the army in Cairo and sold his first short story to the magazine London Opinion. 1,074 more words

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Heat

When you got Lauryn Hill on the radio, a pen in your hand and a notebook, this is what happens:

It’s kinda hard to pinpoint… 299 more words

My Mother

i saw my mother
today
as she must have
saw me one day
so long ago

a precious sight
that doesn’t seem true

toddling, helpless… 252 more words

Writing against impossible odds – what does your writing day look like?

‘There is nothing so dangerous to good writing as having too much time, too much liberty. You need the filtration system of being kept from your work,’ so says renown author Maggie O’Farrel. 570 more words

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If He Had Stayed

What if he had stayed?
If all his sweet lies were
strung together to form a bridge
that he’d be willing to travel
across, one way? 124 more words

Your Smile

What secrets are hiding
behind your smile?

I used to know the language
you use to communicate

But over the years we
became strangers

And now your language… 80 more words