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My Blogging Problem

My problem with blogging is it’s all in my head. I blog mentally all day – it’s a form of talking to myself without words. Because I am a writer those thoughts… Continue reading

The Next Big Thing

The Next Big Thing is a chain of book and author recommendations.Richard Harland tagged me on his blog and now it’s my turn. Check out the books by the people I tagged… Continue reading

Booking with Berry PS

Family illness has seen me less able to get out and about lately. But that hasn’t stopped wonderful experiences and opportunities finding me. Last year I was a speaker at the Illawarra… Continue reading

Out and About

Its been a busy last last three months. These are the places I went and the things I did:  Iam McLean and me Maitland and Newcastle Teacher Librarians and educators (MANTLE) conference… Continue reading

A Prayer For Owen Meany

Recently I bought a book based on another author’s “The Book that Changed Me” comment in the Sunday paper. I am a sucker for first lines and paragraphs and this line from… Continue reading

Riley and the Crious Koala Blog Tour

You know the sort of friend who is always muddling up dates and tuning up late? Their heart is in the right place but their had is sometimes not. I’m afraid that’… Continue reading

Five Words I Never Want to Hear Again

Or how I lost four weeks of my life: 1 Lumbar Puncture (I know that’s two words but I did have two!) 2 Cannula 3 Needle 4 Vein (where all sharp things… Continue reading

I am Grateful For …

I am a regular visitor to Anita Heiss Blog. I particularly enjoy her I am grateful for… posts and you can find the most recent one here. Lately I have felt weighed… Continue reading

Words are Not My Friends

Things are tough at the moment. Illness in the family. Work overload. Writing is a challenge I am finding hard to concentrate on. Words are not my friends. Words do not love… Continue reading


The Teaser Tuesdays meme is hosted by Should Be Reading. It’s easy and fun. Open your current read at a random page and share two sentences from somewhere between lines 7 and… Continue reading