2017 the year in stories & poetry
We must take time "to dance in the light of the moon."
2016 the year in stories & poetry
Inspired by the beauty of nature and the kindness in so many hearts...
This year marks the 400th year anniversary of the death of the world’s most revered writer.
Reading back through writings from years past, I stumbled upon the beginnings of a poem I started writing when my son, Jeremy, was two...
Four-and-a-half-year-old Emma was staying at her nana and granddad's caravan for the weekend while her mother and father were painting her bedroom at home...
"The crashing noise jolts me awake and just like that, my heart begins to race..."
Giving a little speech in class should be no problem, right? Wrong! The only thing worse than water is speaking in public!
Outside of Libby's bedroom window, the stars are just beginning to twinkle...
One dark, storm-ravaged night, with ripping sails and mast, a schooner sought out safety...
2015 the year in stories & poetry
As a kid I remember being fascinated by the notion of dreams and flying...
A retelling of a classic Korean folktale that teaches children to mind their parents.
"...into my mind, almost fully formed, dropped the idea of a bouncy princess living in a bouncy castle who was determined to get her own way..."