Go out into your garden, or into a public green space. What is the history of the land you stand on? Using your knowledge of how the land has been used over time, the evidence of objects you find, and your imagination, write a 1000 word story about it.
‘Finding your voice’ is bandied about as the gold at the end of the rainbow for emerging writers and storytellers.
This poem, by Stacey George, was one of the two runners up, in the Wild Words Winter Solstice Competition 2017.
I was drawn to the Wild Words competition by its connection to the Winter Solstice and the Full Moon theme.
I have written all my life, an impulse connected obscurely with my Hungarian playwright great-uncle and connected surprisingly with my English sculptor father…
All parts of the animal- sensory impressions, bodily sensation, and emotion, are designed to support it to survive, and thrive.