Physical Andrew McMillan London: Jonathan Cape 2015 Andrew McMillan was born in South Yorkshire and now lives in Manchester. His debut collection, Physical, what I am going to talk about today, was the first poetry collection to win the The Guardian First Book Award. McMillan inspires me because he also studied English & Creative Writing (like … Continue reading Physical – Andrew McMillan
I just wanted to write a quick update on where I am and where this blog is going. I know it's been ages since my last post... almost four months, but I can say that after three hard, long, stressful years I am graduating with a 2:1!!! Couldn't be prouder of myself but I am … Continue reading I’m Back!!!
As promised an update on where I am with my writing, what I've been up to and what I want to aim to be doing in the next few months. So at the moment I am procrastinating in the library, I have hit a wall with my essay and I need a break. I literally cannot … Continue reading Update!
We became black shapes dancing with the waves for all the humans watching for all the humans waiting we became a display piece a one-time show for all the humans watching for all the humans waiting we lost all our freedom forced to perform for all the humans watching for … Continue reading Orca
The dream seller is there again, settled on the corner of Kings Road. People walk by and ignore and noticing, my atmosphere slowed. He wears a green, rugged parka and scatty, fingerless gloves. Desperation glazes his eyes, this isn’t something that he loves. His grey hair lies greasy with crumbs trapped inside a straggly beard, … Continue reading The Dream Seller
To celebrate National Poetry Day, this is one of my favourite poems! Enjoy and maybe take a read of some of my own. 🙂
Hi, I'm Jodie. I am a passionate writer and have been since I could remember. I am currently completing the third year of my degree, English and Creative Writing. I love writing poetry, stories and reviews. In this blog, I would like to share with you my favourite pieces of writing including extracts. I am twent...een, enthusiastic about reading and … Continue reading Newbie…