It's good to be back from my work-vacation! The paintings are coming along nicely (almost halfway there) and I'm easing back into my usual writing, blogging, tutoring work.
Reading, I've never stopped.
Before I go on with picture and quote inspirations this week, here's some brighter news on the library books controversy I mentioned in the last post: The National Library Board has decided to take two titles back in and place them under another category. In future there will be an advisory panel to assist the NLB in their book selection. NLB to Finetune Book Selection, Review Processes. I believe this compromise is a fine step in the right direction. Singapore IS making progress.
And now, some treats:
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Want to know what children's stories can inspire & lead to?
by Kate Hanney
Really enjoyed the honest voice of this narrator ~ a teenager let down by his mother and the foster care system, and almost-picked up through his involvement with a gang.