Look After Me Creative Corner http://www.lookafterme.co.nz/blog/creative-corner Creative corner Tue, 21 Sep 2021 13:50:20 +0000 Creative Corner en-nz info@lookafterme.co.nz Copyright 2021 Great Write Inn - Dunedin http://www.lookafterme.co.nz/article/great-write-inn-dunedin The Great Write Inn - Writers Events in DunedinThe Great Write Inn is a weekend for writers - held 16 - 17 of October 2021.

Ignite your passion as a story teller and celebrate the Edwardian Era.  On Saturday, enter the Writer’s Matrix and explore an exquisitely preserved Edwardian Villa in Dunedin.

Choose a Room, a Character and an Object. Pause for a generous Edwardian High Tea; then be inspired by qualified tutors to create a unique story. This is a small, exclusive event for 36 writers looking for inspiration and connection.

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Kiwi's 12 Days of Easter - a song to get you humming http://www.lookafterme.co.nz/article/kiwis-12-days-of-easter-a-song-to-get-you-humming At Look After Me - NZ's Homestay Network, we're getting into the spirit of Easter in a very special way. Meet 'Sharon' - a typical Kiwi girl trying to book somewhere for Easter.

Here's a song to get us all humming: 

Kiwi’s Easter

[To the tune of Snoopy’s Christmas]

The summer was long, temperatures soared

It was coming up Easter holiday once more

The kiwi thought back to her days in the tent

And called on herself to do it again....


Was the week before Easter, dry as bone

When Kiwi went out in search of a home

For a holiday break, something ‘different’ she thought,

With cheer in her heart, carefully she sought...


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From Roto-Vegas to Nazareth and back again http://www.lookafterme.co.nz/article/from-roto-vegas-to-nazareth-and-back-again The future of NZ theatre is in talented hands.

I’m slowly coming back into reality here in Rotorua after being transported back 2012 years, to Nazareth. I’ve just had the most amazing experience – for a short few hours I’ve been completely caught up in the last few days of Jesus’ life.

I’ve been to the theatre where our local Boys and Girls High School staged Jesus Christ Superstar. The exuberant talent of these teenagers, some as young as 13 was extraordinary. Complimented by creative choreography, superb lighting, symphonic musical score and authentic costumes – it was provocatively entertaining.


info@lookafterme.co.nz Sat, 15 Sep 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Creative Corner
How kiwi is kiwi? http://www.lookafterme.co.nz/article/how-kiwi-is-kiwi Happy Waitangi Day. A significant day for New Zealanders everywhere. How kiwi is kiwi? Here's a little rhyme I wrote called 'Kiwiana' celebrating just a few of the things that unite us, no matter where we live in the world.

Cabbage Tree, L&P,

All Blacks, Footrot Flats

No 8 Wire, Katchafire

Too many sheep, Shortland Street....

info@lookafterme.co.nz Mon, 06 Feb 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Creative Corner