Category Archives: About Helen

Pushing the RESET button

I actually like who I am though it has taken some time to get there.  However, with the onset of a new year I have decided it is time to embrace the REAL me. And not ‘hide’ anymore behind self-doubt … Continue reading

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Writing Process Blog Hop Tour

Australian writer and poet, Gabrielle Bryden  has tagged me in a Writing Process Blog Tour. Gabrielle is a very talented writer/poet so please check out her lovely blog. The Writing Process Blog Tour involves me answering four questions and tagging … Continue reading

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Helen visits Susie Caron’s blog

Last month, the lovely  Susie Caron visited my blog corner as part of her busy virtual  tour celebrating  the release of her books, Twee’ and I Am Twee’  which are part of her ‘Between You and Me’ series of children’s … Continue reading

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Happy birthday to me

Yes, it’s my birthday today.  I think birthdays should be celebrated. (photo courtesy of Google images). So I have flung aside current marketing tasks to celebrate with a friend who is also celebrating her birthday today. Then my humorous husband … Continue reading

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Jet lagged and out of whack

You may or may not have noticed my recent hiatus in blogging, though I did try to keep up some momentum by reblogging some posts that resonated with me. With that, some of you might have twigged that I was … Continue reading

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Setting Off

Well, it is holiday time again. In Australia, it does get a little confusing as each State/Territory has slightly different school terms. Also Private schools and colleges tend to have different term dates to that of State schools. Regardless, many … Continue reading

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Creativity takes courage

Creativity takes courage – Henri Matisse Yes, it does take courage It takes courage to start It takes courage to take your own path of creativity It takes courage to not give up It takes courage to believe in yourself … Continue reading

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