Impossible to visit Banksy’s website and not be inspired by what he’s getting up to in NYC: http://www.banksyny.com/ Here’s one of my favourites… Advertisements
To get the whole story on this visual prompt, you need to check out Brain Pickings post The Burning House: what people would take if the house was on fire. Alternatively you go straight for the book itself, written by … Continue reading
There’s a story here. There’s a hundred stories here. I came up with picture because I was thinking about a story I HOPE KATHY IS WORKING ON (!!) on about a girl who finds something she shouldn’t in a storm … Continue reading
This image from Wikicommons reminds me of a story of Kathy’s. I also chose it today because I was thinking about writing something for Sport Literate which I heard about via the excellent Funds for Writers website. I make that … Continue reading
Who lives in a house like this?
Really, you have to click on this photograph and peer at it to see just how beautiful it is. The photograph is by Jon Hill and he says that “This is a highly processed picture of the reflection of a … Continue reading
I have just pinched this picture off Facebook from my cousin Callum Scott. It is the Wallace Monument in Stirling. It looks so evocative of times gone by, but he took the photograph yesterday. Very cool.
A painting rather than an a photograph this week. I have this as a postcard and we used it as a prompt this week. Although the idea is to be inspired by the image without needing to know anything about … Continue reading
I was pointed in the direction of this by photographer, Jon Hill, and you can find out more about it here. Something to aspire to. I’d love to create a character that leapt off the page like this.
I came across this photograph by Rudi van den Heever at Photobotos photography site. Don’t you think Moby Dick would have been so much more enjoyable to read if it had been about elephants? Or is that just me? One … Continue reading