Itsak perches on the edge of the couch, a shy smile on his face. He is short for his eight years but long limbs hint at hint at height to come. I hand him a cup of tea and take my own seat in the armchair opposite. Itsak sniffs the tea, swirling it around in … Continue reading Introducing…Itsak
My goals for ROW80 are: read a book a fortnight – I should have finished The Last of the Amazons by now but I haven't. It's not half as engaging as it could be. blog about something other than WIPpet/ROW80 – done: the first in my series on character interviews; a post outlining my current blogging schedule which I've so … Continue reading ROW80 Update
Maisha is curled up on the sofa, her long legs tucked under her. She holds the coffee cup between her hands, staring suspiciously at the brew and sits it down again on the table between us. Not a great start. I sip my own coffee and immediately regret it, the hot liquid scalding my tongue. … Continue reading Introducing…Maisha
This week has been rubbish. The assignments are piling up and generally I've just been feeling bleh. I wouldn't say I'm feeling homesick as such, at least, not for a place. But this is the week when the reality of months of not seeing all the people back home that I know, and love, and … Continue reading Honestly
This year seems to be passing so incredibly quickly. I think it's partially due to that fact that I'm already 8 weeks into semester whereas back home, this would be the first week back. Which is insane. Despite essays dealines looming, or perhaps because of them, I actually wrote quite a bit of SSHK this … Continue reading How is it March already??
Hello all! I'm pleased to report that I had an amazing time in England and Wales over the last week though the return to reality was rather harsh. I did do a WIPpet Wednesday post last week as well but I scheduled it and didn't have the facilities to add it to the link so … Continue reading WIPpet for Wednesday