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The Poet at Play 1

Originally posted on Pearlz Dreaming:
If you don’t like knowing the secrets to conjuring tricks read no further.  But if you like to have an insight into how to do…

May 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Ballad of the Boots

Originally posted on Ripple Poetry :
? Creative commons – Free Image Son to Mum My boots are made for sleeping I’ll never take them off again. My feet are made…

May 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Visual Poetry – A Summer of Reading Workshop

Originally posted on Magic Fish Dreaming:
These works were created in a two hour workshop with June Perkins and Helene Magisson for the Summer of Reading Program with the Brisbane…

April 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Literature Bird – Write Me a Poem

Originally posted on Magic Fish Dreaming:
Literature Bird, by Geson Rathnow This bird of paper and feathers sings, ‘Write me a poem make it from words or letters on my…

April 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Dare to Dream – A Sustainable Life as a Creative

Originally posted on Marketing your book:
Our guest blogger is Dr June Perkins, who has recently published a beautiful children’s poetry book called “Magic Fish Dreaming”. To produce this book,…

July 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Searching for Poems

Originally posted on Ripple Poetry :
Even when I am not writing I am. Seeing things like statues in the park makes me wonder why they were put there. A statue…

May 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

What Makes Me Read a Poem?

Originally posted on Ripple Poetry :
Art in nature – June Perkins The first lines and opening must avoid cliché and even better still intrigue and invite me into the poem’s…

April 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Welcome

Originally posted on Ripple Poetry :
Unicef – Australia – Detention children in their own words. Lost children, fleeing children children welcome, children free children singing, children seen children free, children…

March 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Author Anxiety – What Do I Call Myself?

Originally posted on Pearlz Dreaming:
IMAGE CREDIT: AVR Dreamer Creative Commons Lately I’ve been noticing some anxiety among writers about what they should call themselves. There are so many terms…

March 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Art of Critique

Originally posted on Pearlz Dreaming:
Reflections – by June Perkins Lately I’ve been asked to beta read and critique for a number of writers in quite a few genres, not…

March 21, 2015 · Leave a comment