'In these uncertain times playfulness, whimsy, creativity, music, writing and art are all the more important. Here's to the things that nourish and support us and provide our brave selves with hope.' Brigid Lowry
Last night I launched Brigid's wonderful, playful, whimsical novel Triple Ripple. As I said to Brigid afterwards, all I really wanted to do was jump up and down and say, 'Read this! It's fantastic!' As was required, I delivered a slightly longer speech, but that was the essence of it.
Here are some of the happy punters at the Fremantle Children's Literature Centre. (No, Norman Jorgensen wasn't asleep, he was concentrating!)