Tag: exercise

I’ll Need Candles Part 2

Here’s the second part to Alex’s mini-story, posted up a while ago. A police officer met them at the gate. He was tall, with a beige expression and a hat tilted low over his brow. ‘Come on, boy. Quick about it.’ What a strange thing to say. Alex tried to speed up, but ended up…


I’ll Need Candles

I thought I’d share one of my exercises that I wrote on my course with the International Writer’s Collective. The brief was about a character experiencing a place for the first time, in close third person, matter-of-fact tone but perhaps with a darker mood. Anyway. Enjoy 🙂 The inside of the truck was the same…