The Friday Question was one for the end of the holidays to provide inspiration for next year's holidays, and it was . . . . . . If you could spend three months writing anywhere in the world, where would it be? I struggled to narrow this down to one single location. Cornwall and France… Continue reading Day 476 – The Saturday Answer.
The usual recap to begin . . . . . . The Friday Question was, What specific style/genre/type of writing is the one you most want to write? And my Saturday Answer is . . . . . . One which changes all the time! If I read a thriller, then I want to write… Continue reading Day 469 – The Saturday Answer.
The Friday Question was . . . . . . If you could only read one Poet for the rest of your life, who would it be? And my answer is . . . . . . The Welsh poet Dylan Thomas. Ever since I first picked up Under Milk Wood off my father's bookshelf… Continue reading Day 462 – The Saturday Answer.
So the Friday Question was . . . . . . Why didn't you achieve what you planned to during this last week? And my Saturday Answer is . . . . . . Stuff and illness. The latter is pretty straight forward. I netted myself some rogue bug which seems to have effected absolutely… Continue reading Day 455 – The Saturday Answer.
So, The Friday Question was . . . . . . What 'creative' excuse do you use for not doing the creative task you've scheduled yourself? And my Saturday Answer is . . . . . . Any form of creative research, no matter how loosely based upon the actual task I have set myself… Continue reading Day 441 – The Saturday Answer.
Straight in here with no preamble . . . . . . What 'creative' excuse do you use for not doing the creative task you've scheduled yourself? As always, I will post my answer tomorrow in 'The Saturday Answer'.
So The Friday Question was What single thing/event would 'supercharge' your creative exploits? In thinking of the question I was influenced by the exploits of current Tour de France leader Julian Alaphilippe. He is a great rider, currently No.1 in the World Rankings, but he is seen as a one-day and short tour specialist. His… Continue reading Day 435 – The Saturday Answer.
The Friday Question was, What is the last foreign language you began to learn and why? My answer is French, because the last time I went into a French Boulangerie, armed with the necessary phrase given to me by my wife to purchase two baguettes and one croissant, I managed the first couple of words… Continue reading Day 428 – The Saturday Answer and Other Stuff.
So The Friday Question was, What is the one immediate thing you need to do for your creative endeavour to improve? And The Saturday Answer is, Be Consistent! What was your answer? For me, I need greater consistency in my writing habits and in the words which go down on the page. Creative thinking time… Continue reading DAY 414 – The Saturday Answer and Other Stuff.