At the heart of creativity is the belief in the power of the story, the image, the music to transform, to develop understanding and to be understood.
Do you really want an answer to the question, ”Who are you?”
I am an English teacher and drummer/percussionist with an interest in literary pursuits, creative endeavours, rhythmic permutations, theological amplifications and comedic outbursts.
Here you will find my creative detritus: articles on living a creative life and writing explorations.
And other ideas I have snaffled from the papers stuck on the fridge door.
My collaborative epistolary novel, "Post Marked: Piper's Reach," written with Jodi Cleghorn (@JodiCleghorn) out now via Vine Leaves Press.
Come and browse through the library; there is no need to be silent.
- Follow A Fullness in Brevity – Adam Byatt on WordPress.com
Enough Posts to Make A Fence
- Postmarked Piper’s Reach – Last Chance
- A Late-Night Internet Search. And Some Answers.
- Word of the Year 2023
- 2022 Blacktown Mayoral Creative Writing Prize
- Short Story Publication: The Diving Tower – The School Magazine
- Speaking About Yourself Is Harder Than You Think
- WestWords Living Stories Things Unsaid – WINNER
- WestWords Living Stories Win
- Defining Progress in the Year of Relentless
- Word for the Year 2022
- I think Elmo had a bad night on the turps https://t.co/0oDQw32LbW 2 hours ago
- How is it that yesterday we were all sweltering in the sweaty moistness of Satan's buttcrack and today we are searc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 22 hours ago
- Late last year I was commissioned by @WilloDrummond to create art for her debut poetry collection, Moon Wrasse… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 22 hours ago
- Some days your own kids are the Band Aid to your wounded soul. Other days they rip off the Band Aid, apply a libera… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 22 hours ago
- Is there a Dalek or TARDIS still in Sydney somewhere that I may snag a photo with it? Maybe the ABC Studios? Anyone know? 1 day ago
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