Tag Archives: Australian blogs

Leading Illustrators’ Auction for Indigenous Literacy

Earlier this year a host of Australia’s best known and highly acclaimed artists created art for ONE WORD ONE DAY to raise funds for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF) to help disadvantaged kids in the remotest parts of Australia. Artists … Continue reading

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My return from the darkness

Hi everyone. Today marks my return to my little corner of the blogging world. Any past prolonged pauses over the last few months have been because of my monthly interstate trips to care for my mum. Unfortunately the hand of … Continue reading

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Book Talk with Barbara Barth

Please note that this blog post has been edited since it was first posted 10 mins ago.   Like many writers I know, I am very fortunate to keep ‘meeting’ wonderful and supportive people through various blogging and networking worlds. And along … Continue reading

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Donna Smith drops by during her Billy Cart Blog Tour

Today, it is my pleasure  to welcome Donna M Smith. She makes a pit stop at my blog  as part of her Billy Cart Derby blog tour launch. Billy Cart Derby is an early chapter book written by award-winning children’s … Continue reading

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Jelli-Beanz Publishing interviews me.

Jelli-Beanz Publishing recently released Hopscotch – Volume 1: Packed Lunch Series – a collection of short stories and poetry for children.  This collection features short stories, poetry and beautiful artwork by some of Australia’s well known author/poets. . I was … Continue reading

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Check out the inspirational ideas during PiBoldMo – Picture Book Idea Month

Just before November kicked off,  I mentioned that I had just found out about a great idea – PiBoldMo  (Picture Book Idea Month)  – founded by children’s author Tara Lazar. I immediately signed up. Here’s Tara’s lovely logo designed by … Continue reading

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There are stories everywhere.

Over the past number of years I have been mainly penning poems and short stories for children, as well as writing articles for writing and publishing websites. But lately, my writing interests are widening. Continue reading

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