Before I retire for the night THIS has to be posted!!!
Me and the President (we had already shaken hands)
These photos were snapped (thank you Warren) barely two hours ago, at the Asian Festival of Children’s Content, where the inaugural Singapore Children’s Literature Lecture was delivered by H.E. President Jose Ramos-Horta, Nobel Prize winner and President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste.
His talk on Society, Culture and Children – and the important of EDUCATION was eloquently presented but actually talking to the man in person – wow! We had a wonderful chat about reading and books and teachers. He speaks beautifully. What a privilege!
who’s as pleased as a pig in mud!
… and so is steve
These photos – well they are hard to beat! (and I have more photos of me too). Enough said!
More on the Carolinas later but Pam Vaughan (official photographer for the New England conference last weekend) has just sent me oodles and poodles of photos … so if you don’t want to see piccies of me in action – then look away now! There are photos of me with friends, of me panelling, photos […]