30 Bites of the Elephant

Q: How do you eat an elephant? A: One bite at a time. Writing has always been the ‘elephant in the room’ of my life. The thing I most want to do, but have the least confidence to pursue. So for a long time I ignored it. Every now and then I’d have a nibble of its ear. Get inspired, write some prose or poetry or even start a story. But as spontaneity waned so did my efforts. I ended up staring at the same old elephant, barely bitten round the edges, a few teeth-marks in places, but very much […]