The Night Before Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas and down the rain poured,

Black cloud coated skies as the icy wind roared,

But in slippers and snow-patterned socks sitting cosy

Were a family of five with their cheeks red and rosy.

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The Christmas Cake Waltz

This year I reluctantly signed up to a Creative Writing module on my course at University, and recently we were set a task to write a piece to submit and have our classmates read and evaluate.

As you’d expect, upon hearing that I had to do this I went into panic mode, wondering how in the hell I was ever going to pull this off.

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First of all, I have to apologise to my blog for abandoning it, basically leaving it in the cold like a little lost orphan. This past month has been absolutely mad with assignments, general Uni work, my job, newspaper deadlines etc. that I really haven’t had the time to sit down and write properly in absolutely ages. But I’m back now so it’s fine.

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