"True, they were terrified but he sought to imagine her in heaven, still alive." Taken from the Grimm's The Wolf and the Seven Kids. P.s. Austin Kleon favourited this on Twitter and it made my life!
'Cinderella Wept' by R.P. I was inspired by blackout poetry pro Austin Kleon to give Erasure Poetry a bash for a recent creative writing assignment. Although in the end I decided not to include this piece in my submission, I am still pleased with how my first ever attempt at Erasure turned out. Though - … Continue reading Cinderella wept.
Inside between the crumbling, grey panes of the greenhouse windows, Hilary watched the sun rise above the distant hills at 5:31 that morning. The great ball of amber soaked the sky with an orangey glow and stretched ever so slowly down to the land beneath it. It was touching every nook and cranny in … Continue reading Nightshade – a short story
I wrote 'Sparks' for one of my Creative Writing assignments at university in second year. I don't upload a lot of excerpts of fiction because a great deal of my time is spent article writing - not that that's a bad thing! But I feel like I should include more of my stories in my Rachael … Continue reading Sparks!