Reading Teapot Tales

I'm so excited. This afternoon I was invited to go along to my son's after school writing class to read one of the stories from Teapot Tales: a collection of unique fairy tales next Wednesday afternoon! This will be the first time that I'm reading one of the stories from one of my books. Mr N is attending the Write Away With Me program. If you have children who are interested in writing, this … [Read more...]

Jingle Bells Anthology – in time for Christmas

I'm so excited. The team who published Teapot Tales: a collection of unique fairy tales is putting out a Christmas anthology. The theme for the book was "Jingle Bells" and I have submitted three stories to be included. All three stories have been accepted! One story is about a little boy who rewrites the words for Jingle Bells to reflect an Australian Christmas, one is set in the North Pole … [Read more...]

Teapot Tales – Now available

I'm so excited - Teapot Tales: a collection of unique fairy tales is now available, both in print and online. This is my first book and having it here in my hot little hands is the best feeling. I already have two little boys lining up for their copies, signed of course! This book is a collection of fractured and new fairy tales written by 21 different authors from around the World. Some you … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday to Me!

Today is my birthday. I was born on 3rd October, 1977. A few years ago, my older son, Mr N, asked me when I was born (he was born in 2002). I told him the year, and he replied: "Wow Mummy, you are over 1000 years old!" Cheeky monkey. For me, every birthday is a special day, not just the big ones. I love having a day that is about me. This is has become more important than ever since I became … [Read more...]