Lust For Words

I am never free from this urge to create. I wake up everyday, eager to make something known to the blanks spaces around me. My old notebook with its broken spine is often my first victim, the pages on my laptop the second, the third is the open stretch of air I rarely get a … Continue reading Lust For Words

Writing 101, Day 7: Knight and Day

  Hello one and all, we meets again as writing 101 powers on. This piece here was an interesting one to work on. I was asked to write a piece in the form of a dialogue, that was a challenge in itself, but the assignment had a twist, the two voices in the piece had … Continue reading Writing 101, Day 7: Knight and Day

Writing 101, Day 5: Brevity

Less is more!! I'm used to spinning yarns at the mercy of my forever chattering conscience. Today my tale had to be short and sweet! Here is the scenario people, I'm walking along a path, road or street, and I stumble upon a letter right there in my path. The letter moves me, something written … Continue reading Writing 101, Day 5: Brevity

Writing 101, Day 4: Seriously lost 

  We slip through this river of time together, I remember your faces. It's a crowded place sometimes, at times its deadly silent, I don't know where this current takes us, but I'm certain our journey's end. We are never in the same place twice, that is the nature of this river, it is the … Continue reading Writing 101, Day 4: Seriously lost 

Writing 101, Day 3: Top 3 Selected, 2.

Daily post have presented a nice challenging task for writing 101. Select 3 important songs to you, they say. Little did they know about the panic and intense pondering they had plunged me into. For me, selecting only 3 important songs to talk about, is like gathering my close friends and family into one room … Continue reading Writing 101, Day 3: Top 3 Selected, 2.

Writing 101, Day 2: A Room With a View

  The prompt for the day was to write a descriptive piece. I had to think of one place I would love to journey to, I'd have to go there, I'd have to share it with you, paint you a picture of this important place. I turned to nostalgia for my answer, and I wrote, … Continue reading Writing 101, Day 2: A Room With a View

Writing 101, Day One: Unlock Your Mind

Daily post have kindly brought back Writing 101. As usual, I'm a day behind, None the less I will be tucking into the delicious feast of prompts on offer for the blogging U. Day one was a task in free writing. We had to let words fall on to paper for 20 minutes and post … Continue reading Writing 101, Day One: Unlock Your Mind

Writing 201, Assignment 8: Ode – Ode to my Journal

  I have broken the flow. As it stands, today, I am a day behind on Writing 201. Here is yesterdays assignment, better late than never. Another day, another assignment. The ode, today's (yesterdays) poetic form, is a longer piece with a more intricate structure, and is very much new to me. This assignment was … Continue reading Writing 201, Assignment 8: Ode – Ode to my Journal

Writing 201, Assignment 7: Poem Prose – Finger Painting

Assignment seven, you were a cruel mistress. You came in the form of Poem Prose, and asked me to weave a piece with a prompt absolutely ripe with possibilities, "Fingers". Alliteration was covered earlier one in Writing 201, and the vowels have now been offered a chance to enjoy their share of repetition. I'm aware … Continue reading Writing 201, Assignment 7: Poem Prose – Finger Painting

Writing 201, Assignment 6: Ballad – Mama, Papa (Heroes)

    The weekend served as a short break from the poetry assignments of Writing 201. I haven't been contorting my imagination in new and interesting ways, and it turns out, I missed it. The week opens with a wonderful new prompt of Heroes. These could be, fictional, real, or even a semi non fictional exaggeration … Continue reading Writing 201, Assignment 6: Ballad – Mama, Papa (Heroes)