The hole in the wall
A little boy looks into a dry stone wall and imagines who might inhabit it. Poem with illustrations. A6 softback (postcard size) 24 pages.
Words and illustrations by Ann Perrin
Produced by The Dry Stone Walling Education Project
The Puppeteers Daughter
The poems explore the complexity of life as the daughter of marionette makers and performers. There are poems concerned with life, love and loss, also the seaside, artists, allotments and the eccentricities of life.
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Don’t Throw Away the Daisies (illustrated)
Ann’s poetry covers the big topics of love and death with originality. Take for instance the title poem which is full of surprises yet also wonderfully poignant.
- Here we go Christmas again and a bit lost for words …
- My poem ‘Seeing’ is about problems with my sight and of course a little general chit chat.
- The puppets that went to the Palace and moving to Eastbourne!
- On World Puppetry Day, thinking about the part of my life spent treading the boards.
- Strange times – celebrations – love – loss and poetry
- More life and times of ageing puppeteer, writer and poet.
- My poem translated into Italian – Bluebells – Garden – Memoir.
- March – another month is flying by…
- Emerging from the chaos of 2020 inevitably older but wiser?
- Telegoons – based on The Goon show – their role in my downfall!
- Creativity – lockdown – but everything is the garden is lovely!
- Talking to myself – pictures – poems
- Early summer in the garden. Pictures -puppet – poems
- Memories – VE day in Balmore Street London N.19 and poetry.
- Happy Easter
- The way the brain may cope with self isolation –
- A magical mother – pictures – poems – stories.
- Hands upon hands and so expressive.
- Signs of spring in Saltdean despite wild weather…
- A garden poem and love the marionettes!
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Bickerstaff by the harbour – for a fishy feast!
We love Bickerstaff next to Screwfix in Newhaven, but this one near the harbour is Kerry Bickerstaff’s domain and equally enticing. There is also a nice view of the fishing boats and a family friendly pub nearby called The Ark. … Continue reading
Mega cheating for Cocquille St Jacques
The French like seafood on Christmas Eve. Here is my cheats Cocquille St Jacques, delicious any time. Take one scallop shell for each person. (ask at fishmongers for these). Buy a bag of mussels in sauce that can be boiled … Continue reading
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Bickerstaff Fisheries Newhaven as good if not better than France
Update December 2015 – This branch has just closed and moved to Lewis near the Bridge.but the Fisheries on the Quay at Newhaven are the same people and still there they have their own fishing boats! Discovered these lovely fisheries a … Continue reading
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