Category Archives: Welshman Paul

FGC #7 Tanka

This week’s Form and Genre Challenge is to write a Tanka. A Tanka is a five line Japanese poem which uses 31 syllables in all. This is my first attempt at writing a Tanka although I have tried my hand … Continue reading

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What On Earth Is It?

As the singinhg died down, my daughter stepped into the centre of the circle, a small paper-wrapped package in her not much bigger hands. This was her moment. She’d been wearing that self-same smirk for weeks. It was evident that … Continue reading

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What do you write on?

This week’s 3WW words are: dull, race and yawn. Find out more about 3WW by clicking here. Not a question I’d ever thought much about really, until it came up in my writing group yesterday evening. My favourite remains good … Continue reading

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Literary Pastiche

Joesph Gregor K sat on the windowsill wondering what to do. Joesph wanted more than anything to jump. Incensed at the thought of having to spend another minute in the dreaded castle, any alternative seemed preferable to him. But K … Continue reading

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