This selection of writing is my attempt to describe story, myth, language and art. I think that a knowledge of these things can help us understand their uses and abuses in politics and life. Let us raise the level of public conversation, let us raise ourselves.
Five lessons on screenwriting from five years ago. But what can be learned today? How universal are the concerns? A little refresher on Conflict, Caring and the nature of Art.
For the writers, for the artists, for the lovers… how do you face the blank page? How do you reach effortlessly into the pit of desire and pull forth on the joy of creation? How do you start each day?
For the struggle to start is very real… let us face it.
We all fall foul to this beauty. Yet perhaps there is something to be learned among the dross and detritus of the day.
The Dream: that anyone can be wealthy and successful by virtue of hard work and sacrifice with little or no assistance.
I have read that Terry Pratchett passed away. He was one of three great English writers – that got me into the whole words on page thing. They are Roald Dahl, Terry Pratchett and Douglas Adams. All three of them…
THEN Used for time and space. We had fried chips then went for a jog.There were six red dots then two blue ones. THAN Used for comparison. It hurt more than you’d know.The sun is greater…