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Should I give up now!

As anyone who  is following my blog knows, I’m doing a creative writing module with the Open University. For my second assignment I had to write a short story of no more than 2,200 words. For better or worse, here it is!   Return to Russell Square Rain was falling heavily as he approached the […]

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A cautionary tale

The Little Hedgehog.  It was the end of Summer. The nights were getting colder and longer. The trees were stretching their branches and shaking off their leaves as a snake rids itself of its old, dried skin ready for the new one to form. They did this in the knowledge that, after the long sleep […]

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The Little Hedgehog.

The Little Hedgehog.  It was the end of Summer. The nights were getting colder and longer. The trees were stretching their branches and shaking off their leaves as a snake rids itself of it’s old, dried skin ready for the new one to emerge. Safe in the knowledge that, after the long sleep of winter there […]

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The Fluffy Dandelion

The Fluffy Dandelion. This week the lovely Lisa has challenged us to write something about a ‘fluffy dandelion’. This is my attempt. The Fluffy Dandelion. ‘Sitting alone in a sea of green that is the lawn, a single dandelion is busy preparing for the next stage of its life. Faded is the vivid yellow of […]

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