Tag Archives: challenge

“It was the best of times…”

By | Sunday, 31 December 2017

“…it was the worst of times” For those of you in the know the quote is of course from Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, it may have also been the start to some Victorian Novel by Charles Dickens called Tale of Two somethings-or-another. So why am I using it? Well it is simple,… Read More »

Write A Day 2

By | Saturday, 2 January 2016

Back in March, in my last post, I mentioned that I had been doing a writing challenge in 2015 where I would write at least a page for each day in a small journal. It’s the start of 2016 and I haven’t really blogged much here (though i have managed to blog significantly to my… Read More »

Write A Day

By | Sunday, 1 March 2015

Back in December Leigh published the following blog all about the diary challenge that she had recently completed and how you could do the same. It was a call to action to all of us who want to write and sometimes have an issue in finding the time or the motivation. The basic story is that a… Read More »

‘the violence calls up silence’

By | Monday, 17 February 2014

 [This is the second of two stories written for the Lancaster and Cumbria Nanowrimo groups first creative writing challenge] Ed looked into Lily’s eyes and saw nothing. Once they were filled with laughter, love, intrigue and sometimes sadness. Her eyes were truly the gateway to her soul and would reflect every inner thought. In the… Read More »

The February Challenge

By | Sunday, 10 February 2013

I am continuing to do the challenge set by the excellent Castaway on her blog for February, and as part of that participated in today’s challenge to photograph a child. Luckily for me I caught a break today with Elliott being held by his mummy in the rain and finding it hilarious that we were… Read More »

3 Colours Blue

By | Monday, 4 February 2013

Castaway, also known as Jess Robinson, is running a challenge this month on her blog. The premise is that she will set a daily photo challenge and she and others must fulfil it. The idea is to encourage you to get out and take a creative image with a camera, this will make you take… Read More »