Niamh Clune

Environment, poetry, comment, children's books,

Special Feature: Marta Pelrine Bacon

I first met Marta on FaceBook when she joined my Plum Tree Books group. Immediately, I was stunned by the quality of her art ~ so full of whimsy and … Continue reading

June 8, 2013 · 23 Comments

Children’s books to delight and inspire!

Originally posted on Patricia Sands:
I’m pleased to have artist, author and humanitarian Niamh Clune pop over from across the pond to talk about her new children’s books. Niamh is an…

June 6, 2013 · 6 Comments

Plum Tree Books Launches Pa Dug & Rosie In The Garden Series

¨ Everything in the garden serves a purpose ¨ Basic science in rhyme with beautiful illustrations for ages 3—6 ¨ Easy learning and teaching ¨ Onomatopoeia for fun! Everything In The Garden Serves A … Continue reading

June 1, 2013 · 34 Comments

Plum Tree Books Features: De Ann Townes

Featuring another of our poetic contributors to the Song Of Sahel anthology. De Ann is a very fine published poet who writes of passion, love, lust and loss. She has … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · 8 Comments

The Plum Tree Year Ahead! It Will Be Busy!

I have many things planned for 2013… Plum Tree Books will be: Featuring some of the poets who have participated in various Plum Tree Books’ anthologies…bless them all! Featuring some … Continue reading

January 1, 2013 · 30 Comments

Children’s Books Coming to the Plum Tree!

For many months now, I have been working with the fabulous, Marta Pelrine-Bacon on a little children’s book idea I had a while back. The story was inspired by my … Continue reading

October 11, 2012 · 19 Comments

Song Of Sahel Art Wings Its Way To New Owners!

I blogged about the colour, depth and suggestion of Cher Duncombe’s work with its inherent raw passion and textures reminiscent of earth scorched and cracked by the blistering sun. Her painting has … Continue reading

September 16, 2012 · 18 Comments

She Cuts Up Her Novels For Song Of Sahel Art Auction!

Some of you will recognize this distinctive style. It is that of Marta Pelrine Bacon’s. She is the mystical lady who has allowed us to use her art to create the ‘look’ … Continue reading

September 11, 2012 · 14 Comments

If I Were A Butterfly: Why? Why? Why? The Butterfly Effect by Niamh Clune

Waste is a design problem…

June 16, 2012 · 13 Comments

The Heart Expands: The Butterfly Effect

I could not resist adding this beautiful poem to the Butterfly Effect. It is by Tonia Marie Harris, a very talented member of Plum Tree Books…View collection HERE ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Dedicated to Cass … Continue reading

June 13, 2012 · 9 Comments

The Butterfly Effect Blog Tour Is Launched!

Just when the caterpillar though the world had ended, it changed into a butterfly

June 11, 2012 · 5 Comments