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How to Fill a Pair of Stockings!

Thought I’d dedicate this blog to a couple of poetry books that have come out in the past few weeks that I think would make great additions to any child’s Christmas list, or adults’ shopping for children. 185 more words

Celia Warren

Poetry book review

Our Home is Dirt by Sea

Australian poems for Australian kids

Selected by Dianne Bates

Walker Books ISBN 9781925081190 PB RRP $16.99

Reviewed by Teena Raffa-Mulligan… 401 more words

Australian Poets

Ploughing for inspiration

As a city girl, growing up first in London and then industrial Luton, I never dreamed that one day I’d spend more time in wellies than heels – and become a farmer! 323 more words

Poetry for Children

We love showcasing a variety of literary genres to our pre-readers and early readers. Poetry written for and by children is one of the most imaginative and exciting ways to experience language! 328 more words

Children Book Recommendations

Have a Haunting Hallowe'en

It begins with a shiver, a stir in the breeze.
You bravely joke, Someone’s walking over my grave!
But there’s a tingle up your spine, 267 more words

Poems & Extracts

Зборник (Anthology)

My satire submission was published in the important new anthology!

Also, last year my poetry for children was included in the anthology edited by Aleksandar Čotrić. 7 more words


Autumn fun in a nutshell

Apples, blackberries and pumpkins… Nature’s grand autumnal finale always triggers in me a kind of elation no other season can match. Ever since childhood, it’s been my favourite time of year. 282 more words