L F – L TT R

Funny how sometimes you want to express yourself, really express yourself & it seems so under~whelming, you don’t know where to start & suddenly you believe you can no longer write about anything any more. Funny, isn’t it? i tried late last week to find something to write about for the Against English Poetry School online course. hardest. thing. ever. i have to say.

i have often looked out at the world & really wanted to invent a new language to describe what i saw but when it actually came down to doing it, my oh my – how difficult it proved to be. this time, it wasn’t any easier. i sat thinking & tossing ideas around for a whole day (not an unusual thing for me to do) but then i chanced upon something whilst out walking the dog. All around me the leaves were turning into the most fantastical shades of gold & brown, russet & orange, all mixed up together & creating new & more complex colours; so i set to work …