for writers and readers….

Do you know a poem by heart?

Does Wordsworth or Rosen or Gerald Manley Hopkins trip off your tongue? Are whole poems hard-wired into your memory so they are with you always – you don’t need a … Continue reading

October 2, 2014 · 6 Comments

Monday Creative Writing Exercise because it’s a good way to start the week: Synaesthesia

What colour is the letter “A”? What does the number “1” taste of? About 3% of the population have synaesthesia and live in a world of extra sensations. For many … Continue reading

July 22, 2013 · 2 Comments