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When was the first time you started writing and what piece of work did you create?


I remember writing a story about a time traveller as a schoolkid in the backpages of a notebook and the buzz it gave when my classmates read it... I also wrote a short poem about a piece of chalk being a martyr as it slowly wore itself down teaching us kids... my teacher was very impressed! What was your first experience?

 

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    thanks! My teacher was very effusive about the chalk poem. A girl and her horse is always a great start...

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    awesome. The mixed emotions of being hauled in front of an audience is a familiar feeling...

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    Awesome titles Martie.. you always knew how to capture the readers attention and curiosity.

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    you should find it and publish it!

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    awesome. Must have been a special moment.

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    it's always a nice experience to be recognised early and the confidence boost it gives to pursue the passion of writing... I remember the O Henry conversation. I too can never forget the Gift of Magi... the sheer beauty of that ending.

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    A great experience and memory. A profound thought expressed in those words too... A born talent!

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    Not much has changed Mickey Sr.. that wry humour, the clever rhyme and the 'twist' ending that shocks but gradually gives us a smile...

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    what a creative apology... i may steal it for a story he he .

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    the immersive experience of capturing what we experience is a great training ground for writing...

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    what a beautiful poem ... it still works...

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    I too remember learning new words and using them till they wear out!

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    wow. Isn't it amazing ( and slightly annoying) when something we imagined years ago crops up in someone else's creative space years later...

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    Always nice to get one's first work recognised... Well done!

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    Mohan Kumar (Docmo) 4 years ago

    And therein starts a life of creative storytelling... Fantastic!

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