This semester (spring 2016) I am enrolled in two creative writing classes at the University of Hertfordshire: Becoming a Writing and Genre Writing. Part of each class is doing a writing exercise every week – which I am going to post here!
Please keep in mind that these are all rough drafts and, for the most part, are only going to be bits of longer stories. Other than that, enjoy and let me know what you think!
This is the piece that I submitted for my Genre Writing final. The italics at the beginning and end of the story are for context, because this story isn’t complete. But I hope that I can continu...Read More
This story does have some bad language in it – sorry about that. I was told to write a complete short story and title it. This is called The Fuck Off Fund and was inspired by the Observer articl...Read More
This is the first bit of a fantasy piece I’m writing. A girl who disbelieves the rumors about people who go missing in the forest goes into the forest and finds herself in a different world. Gen...Read More
We were talking about point-of-view in class and the module tutor told us to rewrite a story from a new point of view. So I took a new look at the piece I wrote last week, but in first person this tim...Read More