Tag Archives: children’s books

Housework prevention duo

There are times when the cats have your best interests in mind. They may be telling you that it’s okay to leave the laundry for another week. They may be telling you to take it easy, let your inner artist … Continue reading

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A possible recurring character

I have been consuming sufficient quantities of coffee this morning. I find that the caffeine gets my brain cells jittering around with wonderful, whimsical ideas. It also encourages  a good BM :-} Lately I have been encouraging myself to do … Continue reading

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Ideas board

I have embraced the BS post-its method for those children’s book ideas dancing in my pretty little head. You can call it Brainstorming or Brainwriting.  It’s an approach I used in the past, while planning a year of events with … Continue reading

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Priming the drawing pencil and creative juices

So… I bought myself an iPad – the newest, fastest and biggest model available. It was a gift of current technology and consolation for me having to support Windows PCs during the work week. ;-^ I also sprung for the … Continue reading

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New year, new possibilities

It’s a new year, a new day. My imagination is pregnant with ideas and creative possibilities. Over at another blog, my pen name is writing about withdrawal symptoms while missing bookshop shifts, embracing her inner child and pondering ideas for … Continue reading

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Childlike regression

During my adolescence, I thought I’d like to write and illustrate children’s books when I grew up. I also tried my hand at cartoonish characters and comic-like drawings. Since cats were always present during my childhood, they achieved representation in many of my … Continue reading

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