In touch

Today it is all about touch: about hot and cold, about rough and smooth; slimy or dry; crispy or silky. Make a list of words that are all about the touch of things, the texture of things, the heat and shape of things.  Now let’s freewrite. Here are some sentence starters to get you going: walking … Continue reading In touch

Things I am not

This is an idea borrowed from the poet, Naomi Shihab Nye.  I used it in a workshop recently and we had a good time. We all wrote something quite different and intriguing and fun.  Write a list of things that you are not – an oak tree, a bus driver, an elephant, a Roman soldier, a … Continue reading Things I am not