I still can't quite believe that it's two years since I began my Masters degree! In two days time we will find out our results. Am I nervous? Just a tad! We handed our final assignment in at the end of September. Feels like a lifetime ago. What have I been doing since then you … Continue reading 2 days to go!
Ahead of Schedule!
So I have just finished writing Chapter Eight of my story, a week ahead of schedule. I'm so happy (and relieved) especially as, at the time of writing, I wasn't entirely sure where I was going with it. In writing this chapter I've opened up a new strand to the story, an unexpected one which … Continue reading Ahead of Schedule!
What Will Be Next …
Well first of all, I still have a lot of work to do for my Masters Degree. I've just handed in my final academic piece, a Critical Commentary. From tomorrow I will start writing Chapters 6-8 of my story. I know I have mentioned it before but my final creative piece (15,000 words) is due … Continue reading What Will Be Next …
The Final Stretch!
I'm onto the final stretch of my course now. The ending is coming ever closer ... 30th September. I'm just about to hand in another assignment. After this I have two smaller assignments and then the BIGGY of 15,000 words. There is still lots of work to be done but I feel I know Maddie … Continue reading The Final Stretch!
Last week we were invited to look at an Excursion Chapter for two weeks. I chose Script last year and really enjoyed it (added to the fact that it would compliment my Drama background), however, this year I decided to challenge myself. I have always shied away from Poetry because sometimes I find it hard … Continue reading Pleasantly Surprised!
So I have just handed in my first assignment which means I have now finished Block 1 of my study year (there are 6 altogether). My first assignment is my first chapter. Fingers and toes crossed for a good mark! I am still undecided whether this will be a novella or a novel, time will … Continue reading An Update!
A Head Start!
I'm pleased to report I have already made a start on the course materials for the new academic year. They went live on the 8th September, thankfully. For any new readers of my blog I am doing a Masters degree in Creative Writing. I have also made a start on my first assignment which will … Continue reading A Head Start!