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 the new year. My focus for the second half of 2018 is overseeing illustrations for another children's book, recording meditation content and editing an older… Continue reading Sunbeams & Books

Memory Stones

In my third research post, here are some photos I took; exploring West Kennet longbarrow and Sidbury hill in Wiltshire and Pentre Ifan in Pembrokeshire. The deep blue of the sky on a clear day in Wales, is wonderful. The black mountain can be seen framed by the Pentre Ifan burial chamber. Buttercups and gorse… Continue reading Memory Stones

Ancient Abodes

Here are some photos I took while exploring places that inspire storytelling; Castell Henllys Iron Age village in Pembrokeshire and Wroxeter Roman City, in Shropshire. From the fireside earthenware to the loom, these abodes highlight what was important to us then is still important now. The scale and layout give each place a different feel. Narrow… Continue reading Ancient Abodes

Set the Scene: Librarian Jill Seidenstein

This week, I interview the lovely Jill Seidenstein of Seattle, who blogs at Slow Bloom.  1: What were your reasons for becoming a librarian? When I was finishing up college, I went to a career counselor, did their tests and the only thing I can remember from that process was librarian or archivist. At the time I… Continue reading Set the Scene: Librarian Jill Seidenstein