Tag Archives: Parent

Celebrate Christmas in July with Peter Mouse

Christmas In July is fast becoming a ‘formal’ celebration. It apparently began over twenty years ago in Austalia’s internationally famous Blue Mountains, and has grown to become a major seasonal event. I am still researching the origin of this tradition … Continue reading

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Indie Book wins awards

I love it when I read/hear that an Indie Book has won an award. So it is great that author Sands Hetherington’s book Night Buddies and the Pineapple Cheesecake Scare is the Winner of the 2013 Next Generation Indie Book … Continue reading

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A giggle poem – ‘Shopping’

Today I am feeling a little overwhelmed with everything I am trying to get done. What’s new! So what do I do? Instead of knuckling down, karate chopping items from my ‘TO DO’ list, I have just rifled wasted time … Continue reading

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April Fool poem

Hope you all had a wonderful Easter. Well, it is the start of a new month. But beware of the jokers as today is April Fool’s Day. So thought I’d post my April Fool poem from my giggle poetry book, … Continue reading

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My Crook Chook Poem – how I created it.

On 7 March I posted one of my silly poems, The Crook Chook – just for something different. https://misshelenwrites.wordpress.com/2012/03/07/my-crook-chook-poem/ But no-one has been able to figure out what I did. Or if they have, they’re not telling. I thought I … Continue reading

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My children’s book is listed in Highly Recommended section at BiblioReads

My children’s picture book, 10 Yellow Bananas is listed in the TOP PICKS, Highly Recommended Section (4 /5 stars) at Biblio Reads 0-12 Children’s Book Review. Direct link: http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/search/label/Highly%20Recommended%20titles OR http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/2011/10/10-yellow-bananas-ages-0-4-4-6.html Book reviewed by Lisa Barker, BiblioReads.com http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/ I am … Continue reading

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1. Interview with Tony Annetta, talented comic book artist

Though (at this stage) I am primarily a children’s writer/giggle poet, I love different styles of writing, and am always looking for a good laugh. So I kick off my 2011 interviews, with talented independently published Australian authors, with a … Continue reading

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Reflecting on 2010 achievements

Reflecting on 2010 writer achievements Continue reading

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2010 interviews with talented independently published Aussie authors

2010 interviews with talented independently published Aussie authors Continue reading

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2010 in review

2010 in review. My most popular posts Continue reading

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