In November 2022 I rented an apartment in Kyiv. I didn’t stay in the press hotel, instead I lived like … More
The Virtual Focus Group — Articles For Nonprofits Series
Another recent post on Bloomerang. Seven tips to get the most from supporter feed back.
Taking Care Of Your Most Important Gift This Christmas — Your Volunteers
Part of the articles to nonprofits series. 7 Tips to look after every nonprofits greatest resource — their volunteers! An … More
Brighton — Without Words
To celebrate the launch of the Facebook page for Light-on-light I published this short Film of Brighton. Created in Spring … More
The Unlikely Story Of My Book Becoming A Bestseller!
Sea Sores began with writing about daily life in my home town on the south coast of England, around 2015 … More
Opposite The Mansion’s Temple
Video poem filmed down Queens road Brighton Page 29 of the book “Sea Sores – A Brightonian Book“. Written about … More
Blood And Bone – Snow And Verse.
A reading and video piece about my Grandfather. One of my favourites from the book. Using the deep snow and … More
Love Endures – A Reading And A Reflection
The quote is from a longer piece about my grandparents who both passed away some ten years ago. They appear … More
Inside Always Song
Is a spoken word adaption from the Book. Page 58 of ‘Sea sores – a Brightonian Book.’ Available on Amazon … More
Sea Sores – A Brightonian Book –And a Dogged Dream.
Sea Sores as a concept was hanging around my neck for a long time. The idea originated as a book … More
And here I am as guilty as the next. A handful of inches separate the vocal chords from the thought … More
Lucent – Spoken Word Film – Indianapolis
Lucent concerns one of my first jobs working as a cleaner at the tender age of 16. A friend and … More
It Was Meant To Be Immense – Video Poem
It was meant to be immense – Spoken Word adaptation from the book. Page 112 of the ‘Sea sores – … More
Rumpjack – A Fireside Ghost Story
Chapter one – The Triangle. A short (pre final edit) story about the first encounter with the spirit called RumpJack. … More
Enter The Untold – Video of Flight into Mexico And a ‘Poem’ Written Enroute.
Enter the untold – Doodle of a love poem‘ written on the back of an envelope while leaving Granada and … More
Nectarines And Cigarettes – N J Wood – Brighton. From Sea Sores the audio book available on Audible.
In my experience when ‘where am I?’ Changes to ‘where are we?’ You no longer need ask the question..Nectarines and … More
Default By Love – New Poem. Recorded And Filmed in Granada – Sept/Oct
Written as hypothetical advice to my eldest nephew – Max, as he now turns sixteen. . Thank you to anyone … More
A Hundred Parts Scattered – P14 of ‘Sea Sores – A Brightonian Book.’
✓#1 New release early July 2020 in the British and Irish contemporary literature category on Amazon.com (U.S) Children are haunted … More
“Sea Sores” The Book Is Launched
Available in most countries on Kindle and in a large number of places in Paperback “Sea Sores – A Brightonian … More
Time And Time Again – Spoken Word Film By NJW
In this video I explore the idea that sometimes fortune smiles on you and keeps smiling on you even when … More
Brighton’s West Pier – Spoken Word – By Seasores – N J W
I have penned more lines about the abandoned West peir than any other structure and it still looms large in … More
Getting To The Meat Of Why I’m A Vegetarian.
I can’t tell you what an animal thinks when making eye contact with a human, but when I look into … More
Most Miracles Go Unpunished – Spoken Word Poem.
On a clear night in the Pyrenees the skies are dark and crowded with stars. One evening last November I … More
Embers in ash
A new beauty emerges in the husks of wild flowers at the end of summer.
I stand beside a wilderness, and tonight she’s as wild as she gets.
She’s all mine – all her distance, all her depths.
Scenes from Great Movies and Adaptations that Resonate – part one.
A movie – like a song – is an artform that can become a wormhole, taking the viewer back to the place and time they first watched it.
The effect it has on us can be so powerful, that certain characters or individual lines seem spoken for us personally. They reflect a truth in our hearts or desires, that we ourself were either unaware of or unsure how to articulate.
‘It turned out the future had a hard time understanding, and didn’t have much to do with me anymore. The future was a hard fought lesson – that all you can do and know it was worth the effort, is make someone else’s loneliness a little less obvious.’
Meme 3 – A tad grandiose but you get the idea.
Latin puppets. The Narcissi group like Latin crosses toward the Pavilion. Incantations In their guts- fanning flames Of a dormant … More
Light On Light – What’s The Deal?
For many, modern life is a perpetual halfway point, a cash strapped twilight between the great potential of their dreams … More