Tag: Gabrielle Wang

Befriend a Child in Detention

Some time ago I put my hand up to join the Befriend a Child in Detention project and write letters to children in the Nauru Detention Centre. From the website: Befriend a Child… Continue reading

Quiet writers – mice that roar

Lately I find myself writing posts about other people’s blog posts and today I’m doing it again. Meg McKinlay has written a wonderful post about ‘quiet writing’, writing where action is not… Continue reading

Introducing Read, Write, Draw

Read, Write, Draw is a Flipboard magazine collating selected recent blog posts by Australian authors and illustrators. It replaces OZKYAI (Oz Kids & Young adult Authors & Illustrators) which I curated on Scoop-it…. Continue reading

Birthday Books

These are my birthday books. These are the reasons I chose them: Sea Hearts by Margo Lanagan –  It was CBCA Book of the Year for Older Readers but that’s not why I… Continue reading


Today I have my fancy dress on – the one with the shiny things on the front, my coloured glass jewellery (more shiny things) and gold sandals – OK I’m not much… Continue reading