Just a quick update from this weeks class for those who follow via email and online. This week we compared writing themes to this time last year and used the Hawthorn Tree as inspiration. We were surprised that not much blossom had arrived yet. The site was still beautiful all the same, with lots ofContinue reading “Wednesday at St Nicks…”
For those who weren’t able to attend the class in person today, here are some pictures of the site…spot the crow about to grab something from the pond! We had fun on our walk identifying different types of nettles and enjoyed looking at the apple blossom. During the writing tasks we thought about Swift’s andContinue reading “An update from St Nicks…”
Dear Readers, Today we resumed our St Nicks class on site. Everyone on our email list received tasks, the online blog is now under review. While we are deciding what to do here are some lovely pictures of St Nicks. The most exciting part of the class today was using a Kelly Kettle!! Hope youContinue reading “Beautiful day at St Nicks!”
The daffodils give me so much joy every year, they are always so beautiful and hopeful. I also saw a beautiful mistle thrush amongst them but wasn’t quick enough to get a photo. Hope you all have a lovely Easter. Best wishes, Emma
Week 13: Words from the Wild. Feeling hopeful for our 13th session.
Hello Everyone,Welcome to our 12th week of our online bookclub and creative writing class Words from the Wild. This week we were inspired to look at The Railway Children by Edith Nesbit for inspiration for the class. This was due to showing Abbie my OT student around Poppleton Social and Therapeutic Railway Nursery based onContinue reading “Week 12: Words from the Wild. Taking Inspiration from the Railway Children.”
Abbie and I met for a distanced walk around St Nicks! It was so nice to be out in the sunshine and to show Abbie the places that usually inspire our creative writing tasks. I can’t believe that we have been posting online classes for a year now! Here is Abbie half way round theContinue reading “Today’s finds…”
Week 11: Words from the Wild, taking inspiration from Tom’s Midnight Garden.
A creative writing class inspired by The Almanac 2021 by Lia Leendertz.
Week 9: Words from the Wild an online nature based creative writing class. This week’s theme: The Long Tailed Tit.