Archive for the 'WoPoWriMo' Category

Finished! And News.

Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Yep I have 30 new shiny poems written this month – although they are not all narratives or stories as I had intended, which is the reason I will still be writing until the end of the month! I feel quiet chuffed to be at this point considering it is about half way through the […]

One Week Over

Friday, February 7th, 2014

I am rocking the poetry writing now – I am well a head of schedule and beginning to think about how I am going to spend the rest of my poetry allocated time I have a lot of poems to type up, with last months efforts too I now have almost a reporters note book […]

Rhyming Stories

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

I got the bones of a general story introduction poem and the start of Cinderella written last night (after midnight), they are going to take a lot of tweaking to make story and poetry work. My general aim is to work through the fairy tales and legends, I already have a few rhyming stories like […]

WoPoWriMo 2014

Friday, January 31st, 2014

I’m taking part in the WoPo challenge to write a poem a day in February, though I’ll be doing my standard of changing it slightly so that I am spending 30 hrs on poetry stuff instead. I know there are only 28 days in Feb but the 30 hrs suits me really well I’m thinking […]

Done and Dusted

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

I’ve finished the 30 hrs of poetry for this month, and have started thinking about next month. I am hoping to have the Monster Muse Poetry Pack for sale soon, they are on order so and I will probably set up a pint on demand version too. Next month I am thinking about maybe doing […]

Being the Judge

Friday, January 17th, 2014

I am very excited to have been asked to judge the regional part of a national schools poetry competition this year in March. This was a lovely event last year and the children where amazing. I will also once more be running the World Poetry Writing Month challenge in February. This is a month of […]

Happy New Year 2014

Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

It’s a poetical new year and I am formulating plans, plans and more plans. This year the Monster Blogs on average are five years old so I am planning on lots of stuff to do with that. Resolution wise – I would like to take part in the poetry writing challenges once more and set […]

NaPoWriMo 2013

Monday, April 1st, 2013

I am taking part in NaPoWriMo again this year (and I even remembered to actually sign up for once!). This is of course my third poetry writing challenge this year! So I am going to be making some more of my little visual poetry booklets – one a day I will generally be doing the […]

The End of Another WoPoWriMo

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Another February gone and a note book full of poems it has wrought. I have a lot of editing a head of me as I always do after such writing challenges. I want to let the poems I’ve not popped on here (of which there are alot from various workshops and writing meet-ups I went […]


Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

A raw WoPo poem: A whole, a sphere, a loop and circle Harmonic resonance of self Contained an existence Eternity within Nothing and evrything