All Hallow’s Eve

A moment of inspiration became an hour of perspiration as I fashioned an entry for Susanna Leonard Hill’s 4th Annual HALLOWEENSIE CONTEST!  The challenge? Write a 100 word Halloween story appropriate for children (title not included in the 100 words), using the words pumpkin, broomstick, and creak. Challenge accepted. Kinsale Mixes It Up by Jim …

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Mister Bug – the Video

The Mister Bug adventure has just about wrapped up. Last Spring I posted the demo of the song I submitted to the Eventide Arts Songwriting Contest. Much to my surprise, it won. Many thanks to the good folks at Eventide and my friends and family who came out and supported us at the performance. Here’s …

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Hats Off – Poetry Friday

I think anyone that ever played dress-up will have fun with this one. I have an extensive list of hats to add, so many stanzas to go before I sleep. Enjoy. Should it be a song? A picture book? Hmmm. Hats Off by Jim Hill I like to play at make-believe
, It’s kind of like …

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Monstrous – Poetry Friday

Monstrous by Jim Hill Up all night? Can’t sleep a wink? What’s the trouble guys? Do you think that squeaky shriek, Could lead to your demise? I’m no weirdo just because, You find things too creepy. The shadows from a leafless tree, Only make me sleepy. Important safety tips you ask? Come closer don’t be …

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