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Creative Writing at Porth Library

I am starting a creative writing class in Porth Library on 22nd March 2013. Although this is to be a creative writing class it is not my intention that I sit and lecture for two hours. The people who attend … Continue reading

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It’s the holes that stop it falling down: Pontypridd Bridge

Scuffed river leaning against the back doors of shops tripping over stones. Churning up smell on its way to Cardiff uncertainty where a ghost abattoir spews gutblood into the job centre’s shadow. Frothed. Gas pipe arching over river, spiked ends … Continue reading

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Point of view exercise

POV First Miserable I stand in damp grass. Staring beyond dripping trees, spilling the last autumn leaves. Cold. Shoes muddy. The shadows swallow me. My hand resting on the baby blue fence. Peeling paint. Railings slicing up the river. Metallic … Continue reading

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