Niamh Clune

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Author’s Corner With Tahlia Newland

It is my great pleasure to feature my friend and fellow author, Tahlia Newland. I introduced you to Tahlia a couple of weeks ago and Tahlia is about to release … Continue reading

June 29, 2013 · 7 Comments

In The Sandbox with Dr. Ampat Koshy

Which shall we choose? Young/old, simple/complex, popular/or great bards? By Ampat Koshy In the humorous film ‘Music and Lyrics’ (2007), a discussion comes up between Hugh Grant (Alex, former pop music … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · 24 Comments

Editor’s Corner: 101.15

Originally posted on MacKENZIE's Dragon's Nest:
House of Words “Begin at the beginning,” the King said, very gravely, “and go on till you come to the end: then…

June 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

Pa Dug & Rosie in the Garden Series

I want to thank the lovely Patricia Tilton for her great post in which she features my new Pa Dug & Rosie In The Garden Series. This means a lot … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · 2 Comments

Editor’s Corner With Shawn MacKenzie

Originally posted on MacKENZIE's Dragon's Nest:
Deviling the Details Those of you who visited the Editor’s Corner last week will likely think I am working in a backasswards…

June 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dr. NanaPlum’s Rhyme Corner

I found Darlene first on twitter, And thought, “my goodness,” I must meet her ~ Super-mega-woman sounded, Like someone sweet, Well-balanced, rounded. A writer of adventure too, Whose character, Amanda, … Continue reading

June 17, 2013 · 13 Comments

Author’s Corner: Who’s On the Plum Tree?

Today, I want to introduce you all to a very inspiring, dynamic and magnetic lady: Tahlia Newland. She is one of those people that hardly seems to sleep ~ always creating, … Continue reading

June 15, 2013 · 10 Comments

In The Sandbox With Dr. Koshy

The Elegy This piece is dedicated to the memory of Nikhil Sharma, who was a budding Indian poet and a bright shining light; a smart young personality I knew who … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 19 Comments

The Wednesday Poetry Corner with Gopali Chakraborty Ghosh

Gopali does beautiful translations of some of my favourite classical Indian poets. She is a wonderful poet in her own right. In this week’s poetry corner, we light the stage … Continue reading

June 12, 2013 · 16 Comments

Editor’s Corner: With Shawn MacKenzie!

Originally posted on MacKENZIE's Dragon's Nest:
Other Eyes and Beatles Wisdom “The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close up.” …Chuck Palahniuk “It…

June 11, 2013 · 6 Comments

DrNanaPlum’s Rhyme Corner.

I love to write in childish rhyme. I really do it all the time. A Doctor and a Nana too, ‘Tis ontheplumtree that I grew. And this is where I shall … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · 10 Comments

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