William Wordsworth: A Research and Editing Project

Do you like editing? Or Wordsworth's poetry? Well, I love editing but I've never really enjoyed Wordsworth. At least, not until this university project. I was (hypothetically) commissioned to edit the poem 'Simon Lee, The Old Huntsman' to represent Wordsworth in an anthology of Romanticism, aimed at first-year undergraduates. The brief allocated 2000 words (excluding … Continue reading William Wordsworth: A Research and Editing Project

In the Eye of the Storm

A snapshot of a Tuesday morning in Plymouth (UK) in 1941. Elizabeth's recollections are stitched together with reams of fear, but a moment of calm between a storm of moments has given her time to reflect on the terrifying events of the night before. Despite her fear, or perhaps because of it, she still has … Continue reading In the Eye of the Storm