Genre and Creativity: A reader survey

Genre and how it influences a writer’s creativity intrigues me. In 2015, I produced a research proposal for an exegesis and artefact investigating genre and creativity, as part of a university Master’s assignment. While I’m not required to produce the exegesis for my Masters, the production of the artefact forms part of my assessment later this year.

Resolving website hosting demons

My website speed was lousy last year. I was often faced with error messages – ‘too many connections‘ or ‘time outs‘ – and would sometimes wait a good twelve seconds for a page to load. When it did, some of the images would be missing, replaced by red X’s. My inspiration to write and post blog updates would remain unrequited…

Prisoners 2013 Movie Review (spoiler alert)

When a movie has me cringing in my seat with horror, hand over my open mouth and eyes preparing to shut out what comes next, it sure as hell has my attention. “Prisoners” a Warner Bros. Pictures’ movie released in 2013, definitely hit that spot tonight. Starring Australian born, Hugh Jackman (Wolverine) and Jake Gyllenhaal (Rendition), the…