Patron of Poetry on Patreon

Patron of Poetry on Patreon

Poetry is one of the earliest art forms practised with language. Hated by schoolboys worldwide, its often viewed as archaic, elitist and stupid. Which is why I have started a Patreon page to share my poetry with the world. As a working writer, it’s a long road from...
Creativity: Learning By Doing

Creativity: Learning By Doing

I have learned some surprising things about the world’s attitude to creativity while working through the test phase of my creativity training workshops and presentations. The biggest surprise is that many people still only think of art when they think about the term...
Pavlov’s Creative Dog

Pavlov’s Creative Dog

Have you ever read Stephen King’s book, ‘On Writing’? You should read it. Even if you are not intending to write. It provides the best explosion of the myth of creativity I have ever read. Most people think creativity is magic. The picture people like Stephen King,...