Returning to the Motherland 2#

Originally posted on Magic Fish Dreaming:
So, continuing on from my last post on zooming to PNG for a most memorable book week, here is more about the classroom itself. This image is what it looked like from the point of view of the students in the main zoom room, before we were allocated to…

Meeting Readers!

Originally posted on Magic Fish Dreaming:
It was so joyful to meet readers of books I have put heart and soul into. Even though I did the best I could, it didn’t quite feel real launching Illuminations online. It was a tough week in the lead up to the Gold Coast visit, as a reading…

Northern Lights, the Soccer Lights and Magic Fish Dreaming Exchanged

Originally posted on Magic Fish Dreaming:
So happy to recieve two signed books this week, from Canada. My dear friend Kim who was like an Aunty when I was growing up in Tasmania, gave Magic Fish Dreaming to her friend, Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak, author of Northern Lights the Soccer Lights and he gave her a…

Blog Visitor – Megan Higginson on Writing and Illustrating

Today’s writing guest is Megan Higginson who loves to write and illustrate stories of monsters, aliens, and mind-blowing places and asking questions like, ‘What if?’ She hopes her stories and illustrations will help readers to look at their life and the world around them with new eyes.  I have come to know Megan through theContinue reading “Blog Visitor – Megan Higginson on Writing and Illustrating”

It’s Raining Launches

Join us to celebrate the launch of these fantastic anthologies for children aged 6-11 years. These collections are packed with short stories and poems to entertain, enchant and thrill. We’re responsible writers, so promise you’ll not be so scared you can’t even sleep, but maybe instead, you’ll be full of courage and spunk to faceContinue reading “It’s Raining Launches”