Category Archives: Scrawls

Napowrimo Day 2

Apparently I have been doing Napowrimo for five years at least. The first day’s prompt of Lune was the kind I dislike form based and no direction. Today’s was difficult because it mentioned a family portrait. I wasn’t going to … Continue reading

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Poems Finally Written Up From Workshop Yonks Ago

This was some free writing from the we are three workshop I ran using three borrowed lines, I think I have excised them but will dig them out to check. Wrote solidly for five or so minutes using all the … Continue reading

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Why I Write: Don’t Worry I Feel Better Now.

I found a few pages written in a workshop from before Xmas I posed the question ”Why do I Write?” as a free writing exercise I seem to remember Karen Little doing this and coming up with something much more … Continue reading

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First Impromptu Workshop of the Year

Yesterday I ran a workshop which pulled on some surreal techniques and some experimental/concrete poetry type techniques. I did my usual warm up of free writing from a line and using extra words which in this case were: briars, spellbound, … Continue reading

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