31st Mt Eliza Art Exhibition
The Mt Eliza Art Show, Oct 23-25, has introduced a new category this year: Bringing Words to Life”. I’m honoured to have been asked to provide the words for artists to interpret, and after a lot of deliberation, I’ve chosen the final poem in Peeling the Onion.
To read the poem and conditions:
Wendy Orr is a Canadian-born Australian writer. Her books for children and adults have been published in 27 countries and won awards around the world. Nim’s Island and Nim at Sea have also become feature films, starring Jodie Foster and Abigail Breslin (Nim’s Island) and Bindi Irwin (Return to Nim’s Island.) Her latest book is Dragonfly Song, a novel in free verse and prose of an outcast girl who becomes a bull-leaper in Bronze Age Crete. Read full bio