free to write

Nature is so powerful, so strong. Capturing its essence is not easy – your work becomes a dance with light and the weather. It takes you to a place within yourself. Annie Leibovitz Lighting up the landscape 4-11 October 2015 A Creative Writing Course at OZU, Italy with Sheree Mack Sagra delle Words is offering a free place on […]

Oliver – a new kid in the hood – è arrivato uno nuovo

once a year if you want you get to stop for a second. climb on an invisible hill. from that elevated spot it is much easier. Una volta l’anno, se volete, avete la possibilità di fermarvi per un secondo. Arrampicarvi su un’invisibile collina. Da lassù tutto sembra più semplice. you get to look behind you, see […]

and the poets put their music on!!

well, they crossed the door, they looked inside, some of them gave and got a big hug. (some visited us for the second time, which means hugs were absolutely welcomed) they brought along tea time and a great wind all the way from the united kingdom. their british-scottish bubble was so powerful and cheerful that between the words […]

words words words

words, words, words. one and another one make 2 words. if you put the third and the fourth it might become a sentence. more words to accompany that sentence will be the skeleton of a story. if you will choose them wisely, you might have a great story with head and toes a tail and a good stomach. and […]

“summertime and the livin’ is easy”

it is summer. we enjoy the full pack: the sun is ON.  it didn’t rain for the last couple of weeks. finally the plants and trees got a brake. it is important to mention it, because it rained again at dawn. the great thing is that the lake and the river are not only for site seeing. […]

Adrift in the landscape: a free place is offered!

Do you like to write? Do you want to write? Do you need to write? Adrift in the landscape: place and writing is a Creative Writing Course lead by Sheree Mack that will take place 12 to 19 October 2014 at OZU cultural center, Italy. We are offering a free place on this retreat! “In every out-thrust headland, […]