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Writing what you know

Introduction

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This unit includes reading and writing activities that are geared to developing the use of memory, observation and the senses. The aim is to develop your perceptual abilities, honing your capacity to see detail in the world. You will be encouraged to start seeing the familiar in a new way and to make good use of your own personal history.

This unit is an adapted extract from the Open University course Creative writing (A215). [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)]

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