Kinder Visit

On Monday I had the pleasure of meeting some of the kinder children at Annie Galvin childcare centre in Bendigo. We talked a little about what it is like to be an author and then I read from my book The Puppet Show, with special guests the big bad wolf and one of the littleContinue reading “Kinder Visit”

Kinder Talk

While preparing for a talk with Kinder children for next week, I am going through my writing for children. I have forgotten just how much I have written over the last 15 years and also exactly where and when my work has been published. Dr Jelly Belly is one such story that I am particularlyContinue reading “Kinder Talk”

Kinder Talk

While preparing for a talk with Kinder children for next week, I am going through my writing for children. I have forgotten just how much I have written over the last 15 years and also exactly where and when my work has been published. Dr Jelly Belly is one such story that I am particularlyContinue reading “Kinder Talk”

Australia’s Community Heritage Win!

I just received the following message to say my story has won an Australian wide writing competition! I am rapt as the story meant a great deal to me. “Recently and as part of the launch the ACH we ran a competition whereby all contributions to the site before September 6 would go in theContinue reading “Australia’s Community Heritage Win!”

Feather brained

Some people may already think this, but lately I am going feather brained. What with researching and photographing emus for my new children’s e-book I am also endeavouring to capture images of the local bird population and its young. So far the tawny frogmouths have been very co operative, so have the crested pigeons. RecentlyContinue reading “Feather brained”

Co Lab opening night

CO LAB OPENING NIGHT 2012 http://vimeo.com/46916238   “Co Lab is a joint exhibition between the written word artists and visual artists. It was opened Friday 3rd August 2012 before an enthusiastic crowd of well wishers and art lovers. I have two works of art on show having collaborated with two separate writers – Tru DowlingContinue reading “Co Lab opening night”

Co lab art event.

http://www.colabbendarts.hughwallerart.com/Exhibitors/exhibitors.html An exciting new opportunity for artists of the visual, aural, written et al is being organized and now is the time for interested  people to participate. If you live in or near Bendigo this forthcoming exhibition is for you – whether you are an artist or an appreciator of all sorts of art forms.Continue reading “Co lab art event.”

World famous detective Phryne Fisher comes to Bendigo….

World famous detective Phryne Fisher came to Bendigo thisweek but there was no crime to be solved by this 1920’s heroine as she was noton a sleuthing mission. Actually it was author Kerry Greenwood who was visiting ourtown talking about her famous protagonist as well as her love of history andlife as a an author.Continue reading “World famous detective Phryne Fisher comes to Bendigo….”

Blogging Tips and Tricks by Sharon Greenaway

October Writers Explore – Sharon Greenaway 10th October 2011 The lives of 16 people will be even busier after attendinglast night’s BWC meeting as they beginto blog or revitalize their  existing skills in blogging.  Many weresceptical about its usefulness but Sharon was convincing in her argument towriters that if you want people to read yourContinue reading “Blogging Tips and Tricks by Sharon Greenaway”

Some well known writers coming to town!

Bendigo Writers’ Council August FeastHazel Edwards – Sunday August 7, 1-3pmHazel Edwards writes for all ages but is best known for There’s a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake and Writing a Non Boring Family History. Crafting hints, time management, publishing options, marketing and the business of creativity will be discussed. Relevant for those writingContinue reading “Some well known writers coming to town!”