. . . does not a poet make.
But this morning’s session with Kate Camp was helpful.
I learnt about the importance of nouns and the rationing of adjectives.
Nouns help to show not tell, in contrast to those describing words which are also telling words.
So easy to learn, so hard to apply.
It was Janet’s birthday yesterday. After the workshop the class decamped for lunch and inspiration at 56 Eden Street where she was brought up.