Exciting news! ‘Around the Globe with Gramps’ has been shortlisted in the 8-10 years section of the Speech Pathology Australia 2019 Book of the Year!
‘Around the Globe with Gramps’, Carolyn’s verse novella for children 8+ is now available through bookstores and directly from Celapene Press.
Carolyn’s prize-winning one act play ‘Beneath the Flower Show’ (www.australianplays.org) to be performed by Charles Sturt University Riverina Playhouse 18/1-/2018 – 20/10/2018 as part of the 2018 SASS Festival.
Carolyn’s humorous prize-winning poem ‘The Romance-Writing Ringer of Roo Creek’ has been included in the latest Australian Bush Poets Association anthology ‘Poets Past and Present’ (www.abpa.org.au).
Rainforest Feasts now available from Wild Eyed Press!
Rainforest Feasts picture book off to the printer! A sneak peek at Heather Charlton’s gorgeous cover illustration.
Short Story ‘Blain’s Beach’ included in the ‘Short and Twisted 2017’ anthology – Celapene Press.
Beneath the Flower Show
The Australian Script Centre has accepted Carolyn’s short play ‘Beneath the Flower Show’ for print and electronic publication.
Around the Globe with Gramps
Carolyn is delighted that her 8+ verse novella ‘Around the Globe with Gramps’ is to be published by Celapene Press in 2018.
Carolyn is thrilled to announce that her first picture book for children Rainforest Feasts is to be published by Wild Eyed Press as part of their 2017 list.
Scarlet Stiletto Awards
Carolyn’s cosy mystery ‘The Case of the Decapitated Canvas’ is awarded a Special Commendation in the Sisters in Crime Australia Inc. 22nd Scarlet Stiletto Awards.
Dame Mary Gilmore Poetry Awards
Carolyn’s poem ‘Canary Song’ wins Second Prize in The Society of Women Writers (NSW) National Dame Mary Gilmore Poetry Award 2015. Theme: Giving Women a Voice.
Distinguished Service Award
Carolyn has received a Distinguished Service Award from the NSW Fellowship of Australian Writers in recognition of her commitment to the ideals of the fellowship.