Ladybirds have just released their Summer Newsletter. I’ve given you a snippet below, to give you an idea of how dynamic a centre this is for infants and pre-schoolers. Welcome back! We hope you have all had a wonderful holiday break; we are looking forward to another busy and exciting year. We start the … More And now, a word from my sponsor, Ladybirds!
On this month’s show, I am joined by a very special guest: Madeleine M Slavick, a poet, author, photographer, editor and social activist, who has recently settled in the Wairarapa after living and working in Hong Kong for several years. I first met Madeleine at last year’s Greytown Arts Festival. I’d just finished recording an … More January’s show: Poetry in Motion
How are your small stones going? Remember these? Short pieces of ‘writing that precisely capture a fully-engaged moment’, inspired by Fiona and Kaspa of the Writing Our Way Home blog? I confess, I’ve not managed one a day, but I did come up with one to-day! Here she goes… I’m reading my book in the square. When I … More Throwing another #smallstone into the River
A rare thing is happening this morning in my house. I am up, and nobody else is! The baby has gone back to bed… the bigger one is still snoozing. Husband is catching up on some zzzz’s having been up a lot of the night with the baby (I didn’t hear a thing! Promise!). And … More Something that has caught my eye this morning – the Mindful Writing Challenge