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Why I write

The erudite and purportedly flippant Lee-Anne (also champion of the written word, chooks and dogs) at Is It Just Me, has kindly asked me to join a blog hop answering a few questions on Why I Write. So, here goes, and … Continue reading

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PHOTO versus ART challenge

A quick, playful post for Friday – Show a photo and then a contrasting artwork of a place you’ve lived, or where you’re currently living. Be as inventive as you like. If you’d like to join in, send the link … Continue reading

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Drawing your own line in the sand.

I’m inspired by a thoughtful comment on my last post about Maya Angelou. Rebecca mentioned inspiring young women and men on how they see themselves, but it’s a challenge for all of us really—whether its appearance, age, occupation, skin colour, wealth, … Continue reading

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A phenomenal woman, indeed.

Maya Angelou—author, poet, human rights activist, has died at age 86. Phenomenal Woman Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think … Continue reading

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Mothers From Around The World

Originally posted on A Holistic Journey:
Words go unsaid too many times but that doesn’t mean I don’t notice when you step to the shadows so I can have my day in the sun. You’ve saved portions of food so…

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Leunig and mothers…

God be with the mother. As she carried her child may she carry her soul. As her child was born, may she give birth and life and form to her own, higher truth. As she nourished and protected her child, … Continue reading

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Color Splash – Illustration Update

Originally posted on Mundus Media Ink:
What do you think so far? This is how far I am on Susan Lattwein’s cover illustration for her new book “Arafura – Unfinished Business”.  It’s the sequel to her debut novel “Arafura – Blood, ‘The…

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A new fan for FAN-tastic illustrator

Being a clever social media user AND illustrator, Michelle Rene Goodhew contacted me recently. Michelle Rene designed a cover for Ben’ Brown’s latest book, Tykocin. Besides being a zombie expert, Ben writes amazing action sci-fiction novels which leave my heart … Continue reading

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New Illustration Project

Originally posted on Mundus Media Ink:
New Illustration Project Doing sketches for the cover of the  sequel to “Arafura”  by Susan Lattwein. Sketching the Ship ? This is my initial sketch for the cover which I will be doing in pastels. I am wanting to…

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I Wonder – A Love Poem for Valentine’s Day

Originally posted on Speaking of Marriage:
I Wonder I wonder what would happen if I treated everyone like I was in love with them, whether I like them or not and whether they respond or not and no matter what…

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