KMC Book Fayre – 1pm, Sat 17th Nov ’18 — E S Moxon – Author

It’s FREE! There’s no admission fee for attending the KMC Book Fayre, but… PLEASE BOOK via the website to ensure your complimentary drink and a seat for the readings: http://www.kissmecupcakes.co.uk Books: Great to read with coffee and cake! Often written by writers while sitting in coffee shops eating cake. […] via KMC Book Fayre – 1pm,… Continue reading KMC Book Fayre – 1pm, Sat 17th Nov ’18 — E S Moxon – Author

Event: Spooky Storytime

I'm telling stories for Halloween... come along, bake witch finger cookies, join in the colouring session and practise your Boo! Kiss Me Cupcakes at Unit 1, West Way Estate, Alvechurch Road, Birmingham, B31 1PQ.  Stories for preschool/infants age. On-site toilets/parking. Face painting available on the day (pay separately). If flying by broom, write your name on… Continue reading Event: Spooky Storytime

Sunbeams & Books

Some highlights of weeks past and plans looking forward. I'm near to completion on a poetry collection and overseeing illustrations for my children's book 'Moonbright'. Both will be published in 2019. My focus for the second half of 2018 is overseeing illustrations for another children's book and editing an older project. Reading has been non-fiction; I've… Continue reading Sunbeams & Books

Writing: The Process

I met with author ES Moxon recently, to talk about the process of writing Sky Drum... 1. What was the initial inspiration for your current book/series? A thunderstorm several years ago reminded me of recurring childhood dreams. I've always been fascinated in nature and the cosmos. I began thinking about people interacting and working with them directly.… Continue reading Writing: The Process

Big Expanse

I love wandering along a coastline, to bathe in the expanse... It is one of my favourite forms of self-care. Whatever the weather, it always inspires... I'm diving into new projects through Summer and shall return to blogging in the Autumn. Wherever you're wandering and whatever you're creating... ...enjoy the expanse. -louise   All photos… Continue reading Big Expanse

Collaboration

Following on from my previous post, Contribution, here are 8 ways to collaborate with others, within community: Do something calming or creative to manage stress (walking or singing) Renew or learn new skills (such as first aid or preserving) Daily self-care to increase strength (like running or yoga) Cluster errands/task, when possible, to reduce consumption of… Continue reading Collaboration

Contribution

Nature is threading change into our days, with the seasons. Here are some ways to adapt and improve upon current living situations: Growing, harvesting/preserving food Planting trees, particularly fruit-bearing Re-purposing items and waste where possible Adding feeders/water tables/shelter for wildlife Clearing gutters, drains and soak-aways regularly Collecting leaves and composting to improve soil quality Securing… Continue reading Contribution