I felt that throughout this project I was lacking enthusiasm, even though I was extremely excited by my idea, everything felt a bit of drag, that I was doing things because I had to, and I was forcing my self to do research to back my work up. I struggled this time when it came … More Evaluation
When I returned from my driving lesson, early Wednesday morning I was greeted with a big cardboard box. Inside was layers and layers of packaging and bubblewrap and underneath it all was my book. I was over excited and ripped it open, there was a sheet of paper on the cover of the book saying … More It’s Finally Arrived!
Below is a list of books that I have read and/or studied to help influence my own writing, some were more helpful than others. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck – A book that I have previously studied in English so I was already familiar with the writing style and techniques used. From this … More ‘To Read without Reflecting is like Eating without Digesting’ – Edmund Burke
Melancholy; noun ‘a feeling of pensive sadness, typically with no obvious cause.’ Displayed below are the writings taken from Caam. N. Wauler’s diary. Caam was born in Kent, England in 1996. The places she ventures to and describes are all situated in the town where she grew up.  Each step I take; I lose … More My Narrative for the Book
My distrust in online layouts and websites has brought me to InDesign, a software that I feel comfortable to use, but I have always needed guidance in the past. Before I could begin the process of designing the layout I needed to decide what size I wanted to print my book and also take into … More My InDesign Dream/Nightmare
Showing the photos on there own above, is a great opportunity to see what they are like without the context of the text, and really for them to work they need the text beside them but I have achieved a similar overall colour scheme across the series which keeps them all connected. Viewing the images … More My chosen photos for the book
FLASH. So before this workshop I would never have used a flash on location, but seeing the stunningly vivid photos we created, I’m all for it. The photos have a nice retro feel to them because of the cool colours. I felt so positive coming out of the workshop, and really uplifted because not only … More I’m at my best with the support of my friends. (workshop)
This is a screen shot from one of my posts from my last project, and one thing that I absolutely loved was that he used an anagram of his name as the title for his archive, and used it as the name of the girl in the story, Naomi V Jelish. This is definitely something … More Jamie Shovlin (research reference)