We write first in blood and tears, then go over in ink.

Emily, I am looking forward to your parenting story in Keep Calm and Mother On 2. I felt very touched while editing it, and I can’t wait to see it published! I know the readers will love your story!

Mum-Mum's the Word

Lots has been said about parenting. And every other parenting book you pick up says something else.

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“Keep Calm and Mother On” is perhaps the best generic advice to a mum.

Pauline Loh, award-winning author and my writing buddy, recently put together a compilation of 399 Best Things Ever Said About Motherhood (published by Armour Publishing).

Of these, I found my favourite quotes from children’s books:

“And Max, the king of all wild things, was lonely and wanted to be where someone loved him best of all…

and he sailed back over a year and in and out of weeks and through a day

and into the night of his very own room

where he found his supper waiting for him

and it was still hot.”

                                                  – Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Where the Wild Things are

“Mother said that if I’d just waited for the apples to ripen, I wouldn’t…

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Comments on: "Keep Calm & Mother On – Best Motherhood Statements in Children’s Books" (1)

  1. Thanks! I’m looking forward to Keep Calm Book 2 too 🙂

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