Category Archives: Poetry

Playing With Metaphors and Similies

15 Sep

Welcome to Monday’s Muse! Every Monday morning of the school term in 2014, Write Away With Me posts an open ended writing and/or storytelling activity that you can try with your class or your children at home. This writing activity explores … Continue reading

I Love Lists: Part 2

08 Sep

If you have been following Monday’s Muse, you’ll know I love lists! I have used Alan Ahlberg’s list poem, ‘Things I Have Been Doing Lately’ to insire many a writing workshop. (You can see the poem and read my earlier … Continue reading

Random Advice

24 Aug

    Welcome to Monday’s Muse! Every Monday morning of the school term in 2014, Write Away With Me posts an open ended writing and/or storytelling activity that you can try with your class or your children at home. Our imagination … Continue reading

Flip The Switch!

31 Mar

  Welcome to Monday’s Muse! Every Monday morning of the school term in 2014, Write Away With Me posts a writing and/or storytelling activity that you can try with your class or your children at home. Often we approach writing tasks … Continue reading

Monday’s Muse: List Poetry

03 Feb

I am a chronic list maker. I love writing lists! About everything!  Lists that help me organise my day. Lists of books I want to read or experiences I want to have. Stories I want to write. I sometimes think … Continue reading