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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A village pond, a pub and an art gallery – Rottingdean
What more could you want on a sunny afternoon – well worth a visit. The latest art exhibition at The Grange Art Gallery and Museum Rottingdean – a real delight – … Continue reading
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Rottingdean Terraces on Stage
Well they seem to have cracked it, for here we are on the terraces at the start of a full summer programme for 2012. Today we had a band to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee sponsored by Rottingdean Parish Council, Rottingdean … Continue reading
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The wonders of Beacon Hill
The Windmill on Beacon Hill couldn’t be more obvious from the surrounding area but it’s worth walking up … Continue reading
The Whiteways Centre – Rottingdean
Artists from Sussex at Whiteways Rottingdean Jackie Parry, Associate Lecturer in Art History from University of Sussex, gave a packed audience an informed talk about artists that had lived/worked in Sussex These included both Turner and Constable. Her talk was well illustrated … Continue reading