Tag Archives: Helen Ross

A Christmas Tail – eBook

BEWARE!!!! Yes, this post is a plug. I cannot believe how fast this year has rolled by. I say this every year, but this year seems to have gone by in a blink. For me, this year has been rather … Continue reading

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OWOD illustrator event – Brisbane 2014

OWOD (One Word One Day) is a wonderful nationwide illustrator event run by the Australian Society of Authors (ASA) in partnership with the Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF). The ASA and ILF have a new sponsor this year – Zart Art (supplier … Continue reading

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My poem is published

Yesterday, I received an unexpected phone call from a Melbourne based editor/writer/poet confirming my postal address to receive a complimentary copy of the poetry anthology When the Moon is Swimming Naked: Australasian Poetry for the Chinese Youngster.  What the? As I … Continue reading

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Gold Coast Writers Festival 2014

The Gold Coast Writers Festival is on 13-15 June 2014 If you live in Brisbane, the Gold Coast or neighbouring regions (or happen to be on holiday in the area), you may be interested in attending this three day festival. … Continue reading

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The ‘Three-Picture story’ idea.

I love taking photographs and am finally working through my camera’s manual to learn about its functions (two years after I purchased it). But I also love writing.  Even though I have been very busy of late, in terms of … Continue reading

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Kids-Book review of A Christmas Tail

Donna and I are so chuffed. We have just received another lovely review for our co-authored children’s picture book, A Christmas Tail. The review is by Anastasia of  Kids-bookreview, a well respected children’s literature and book review site. Without further … Continue reading

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Donna and I blog stop at Dawn Meredith’s writing corner

As you probably know, Donna Smith and I have been celebrating the release of our children’s picture book, A Christmas Tail  illustrated by Aaron Pocock. As part of these festivities, the lovely  Dawn Meredith, a published children’s author, teacher and … Continue reading

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