Sonnet Attempt

I’m terrible at writing my own poetry and for my portfolio I have to write a sonnet. It’s not going well. What do you guys think? The open door lets in a long lost faceOn the road you covered a hundred milesTravel to an unfamiliar placeWorth the cost of petrol? To see those smilesSeparated on … More Sonnet Attempt

Flashback

A rough flashback I’m thinking of including to show the build up to the breakdown of their relationship.   3 months ago ‘Stay with me tonight.’ She pleaded with doe eyes and pouty lips.‘I can’t. You know me and the guys have had this night out planned for a few days now.’‘Where are you going?’ … More Flashback

Story Draft

Potentially the beginning of my short story! Very rough draft. She sat waiting patiently. Dark shades adorned her face, hiding her icy blue eyes as she scanned the street looking for him. She knew he would come, eventually. His schedule drummed into her mind. Unashamedly, she had been following him for days. She tracked his … More Story Draft

Short story draft!

Really rough draft of the short story I’m trying to write. Any feedback is appreciated! She continued to watch as he and the woman that were for now, in bliss and smiled knowing that it would not last.  Not while she was still around, lurking and waiting for her opportunity. She could be patient when … More Short story draft!

Short story

So for my portfolio I have to write a short story totalling 2,500 words. I was inspired by the following quote; “Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, Nor hell a fury like a woman scorned,” – William Congreve, The Mourning Bride (1697) I was thinking of writing a story of a woman … More Short story

Writer’s Block

Got two weeks to write a 2,500 word story and I have zero ideas! Help! Maybe some quotes will inspire me… “Don’t waste time waiting for inspiration. Begin, and inspiration will find you.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr.