Writing for counsellors

Writing for counsellors

Cherie is a friend of Seaside Writing’s founder, Alex Christopher, from high school. Cherie is a practising counsellor and mental health support worker and constantly considers how to improve herself to be able to help others. I have always felt that is a...
Looking Deeper

Looking Deeper

By Tracey Uber-Cook Our Seaside Writing Guide for Wednesdays in Townsville   Take a moment. One Thing. Just One   Focus. Breathe. Look   Notice. The shape. The colour. The texture. The physical properties.   Then go deeper. The feeling it evokes in you. The physical...
Seaside Writing for Scientists

Seaside Writing for Scientists

From Sofia Fortunato Scientist, writer, artist and Seaside Writing guide What is the picture you get in your head when you think about your favourite childhood author while writing? Perhaps, you imagine this person sitting in front of a computer all day (or a typing...
Catch the sky

Catch the sky

By Alex Christopher It’s nice on an afternoon To cast your gaze upwards Fly it through the air  Whirring And let it hook On the big blue blanket yonder And patience hope to catch That almost invisible weave On the big blue blanket hanging up and holding us in....