Oo-er, I’m a student

I’ve been dithering over whether to sign up for a Creative Writing course with The Writers Bureau for some time now and finally took the plunge last night. The prospectus had, at first, looked a bit overwhelming, with 27 modules covering everything from the writing market, opportunities, presenting your work, writing articles, reviews, fiction, non-fiction,…… Continue reading Oo-er, I’m a student

The revealing thing about stories

A story is not meant to be understood all at once, that’s what makes a good story so delicious … the slow, tantalising reveal. It’s what we crave as readers. We start by being plonked into the middle of someone’s life – usually in a crisis situation – and spend the rest of the story…… Continue reading The revealing thing about stories