TERM 2: The End

This is the end, my friend (of the classes) So, the final term finished...finally. I'm not going to lie. This term was more of a struggle than last, particularly near the end. … [Read More...]


TERM 2: Week 9

Presenting and Planning FICTION2: This week it was my turn to do a presentation in Fiction 2. The book was Nicholson Baker's A Box of Matches, and I had to look at it from the … [Read More...]


TERM 2: Week 8

OCHO FICTION 2 This week the topic of discussion was voice. We had read Helen DeWitt's Lightning Rods, and while a student was giving a short presentation of the book, I wrote … [Read More...]



Week 5:

ROUND UP Hi everyone, and apologies for the late update to the blog! Thankfully, there isn’t that much to catch up on in terms of classes. CREATIVE WRITING 1 had it’s reading … [Read More...]


Week 6 & 7

ROUND UP Hello everyone, sorry to disappear last week. It was reading week at university, or rather "writing week" for us Creative Writing students, so I had no classes to let … [Read More...]


Start next week!

BEFORE STARTING The course starts next week and we have been given information on the timetable and classes. We have four hours a week of class time, which seems quite thin, … [Read More...]


Week 3:

ROUND UP This week was another memorable one. First up, I’m going to start teaching again at the end of the month. I was on my way in to do an observation on Tuesday morning (to … [Read More...]


Week 9

ROUND-UP Happy December! Life is moving so fast now in the lead up to the Christmas break. I hope that everyone is getting their writing going and that there are some NaNo … [Read More...]