Hitting a WallListen now (7 min) | Most people I know are hitting a wall at the moment. It has been raining here in London and people are exhausted, sick, home-schooling, lonely and fed up. Those who live with family are taking walks in the dark just to get a moment of peace, and those of us …
This summer I received an email from a woman named Carrie who told me that she’d been to one of our writing workshops and really enjoyed it. Then, she …
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…was starting the Writing for Fun and Sanity workshops. It started with a suggestion from my friend Aisling that I do a writing workshop. I put a post …
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It’s New Year’s Eve 2020. I am sitting at my desk by the window and the sky is a kind of blue grey and a man is smoking a cigarette on the corner. When…
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I'm sitting by my window listening to Joni Mitchell and looking out at a grey sky. The tree outside my window - I'm not sure what type it is - is still…
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Hello, I do not have anything clever to write this week. I have a few ideas knocking around my head and I don’t seem to have the brain power to make th…
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My local coffee shop opened again this week and I went there yesterday, just to get out of the house. It was one of those wet and grey days and I had w…
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Raymond Carver wrote a short story about a little boy who falls into a coma after a car accident. While at the hospital, his parents keep getting menac…
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