I’ve always lost myself in words – listening to stories, singing songs, playing
with words, writing and reading books. Trees were always my favourite place in
which to read, though now it’s more likely under a tree in a comfy chair!
My career choice was between Education and Librarianship. I have taught students
of all ages, from preschool to Year 12, spent eight years as a TAFE teacher and
have even guest lectured at University. I have found it very rewarding to assist
both adults and children to develop their reading and writing skills.
While still teaching, I’m enjoying local and overseas travel with my partner,
Peter and loving the time spent with the children and grandchildren too. I am
attempting to squeeze my art and poetry around my busy lifestyle. Sometimes it’s