A Ponder About Life, by Mawson

Fellow Baffled Ones, Could life be .. .. just lots of interruptions ... .. between snoozes .. .. in a garden? You have wandered into Mawson Bear's web-den.  Between naps in gardens, Mawson ponders about Baffling Things. He is the Writer-Bear of It's A Bright World To Feel Lost In . "The book brings back such … Continue reading A Ponder About Life, by Mawson

Sometimes You Just Want To Leave It All Behind

Signins and Passwords,  Pins and secret questions. Updates and downloads, Logins and Likes, statuses, scans and shares and resets. And lists of things to do

Listening: A Guide for Bears

Fellow Baffled Ones, Everybody needs a listener sometimes. It's grand to be trusted to be the listen-ee, Umm the hearing-er-er, Bother, the umm, friend who will listen. Sometimes a friend won't even know where to start. You can be a good listener then just by waiting. If you don't know what to say to them, … Continue reading Listening: A Guide for Bears

Frilly: Nervous Explorer, Doubtful Heroine. Coming soon

Fellow Baffled Ones,  soon your Writer-Bear (that's Me!) will have more than One book in the wide, bright world. I expect it will be book Number ... ummm ... some sort of number ... tricky things, numbers are ... Just a moment please .. [Mawson's Guardian, whispers: Your "second" book, Mawson. That means its "Number … Continue reading Frilly: Nervous Explorer, Doubtful Heroine. Coming soon

My Splendid Career As A Bear About Town

Dear fellow Baffled Ones, There may have been no ME, once. No Mawson at all, fancy that! Then, one day I found myself sort of There. Yes, There I Was! I was sitting .. hmm .. Where was it now? In a shop, that's where. I heard a cry well up from deep down in … Continue reading My Splendid Career As A Bear About Town

Whoosh Control is Ready to Whirl

Fellow Baffled Ones, As every one knows, it takes the bravest of the brave to get an annual wash.  Our Scotland the Brave here demonstrates his own procedure. We do not recommend this for fellow Baffled Ones at home. Ready for whoosh-off. Me, Mawson: Wash Control to Scotty: You don't have to do this. Grubby … Continue reading Whoosh Control is Ready to Whirl

Mawson Bear’s bright world of friends

'Jamaica, Bhutan, Armenia, Morocco, Greece, Nepal, Canada, Belgium?' Umm, Yes. Here they are. 'Scotland, Japan, Russia, France, Korea, Iceland, Norway?' Oh, indeed, yes. 'Brazil, Zimbabwe, Indonesia, Costa Rica, Hong Kong, Georgia, New Zealand?' Let's see .. Those too. 'Kazakstan, Kenya, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Turkey, Finland?' All of them yes. Keep going, Mawson. 'Umm Bearistan, Hippoland, … Continue reading Mawson Bear’s bright world of friends

Story Board Conference for ‘She Ran Away From Love’, the next book soon from Me, Mawson

Hello fellow Baffled Ones, Director Scotland the Brave called a Conference. All the Pictures to be in my coming book are getting pondered about. Again. All the Words that go with the Pictures are being talked about. Again. This is called (shudder) Revison and (gulp) Editing. Frilly is listening intently because she is the star. I … Continue reading Story Board Conference for ‘She Ran Away From Love’, the next book soon from Me, Mawson

Readers Favourite 5 stars for: It’s a Bright World to Feel Lost In

Reviewed by Jack Magnus for Readers' Favorite. It's A Bright World To Feel Lost In, by Mawson, is a book for children of all ages written by Mawson Bear, who is otherwise known as Mark O’Dwyer. A bear’s world is bright and shiny, and filled with infinite possibility, but sometimes waiting for that special someone … Continue reading Readers Favourite 5 stars for: It’s a Bright World to Feel Lost In

Frilly still getting Wardrobed and Made Up

Fellow Baffled Ones, Wardrobe still aren't finished getting Frilly ready. They looked at hats. They looked at clothes. They looked at bags. They looked at Props. And they're still keeping her there. It seems you need the patience of a bear to be a star in photos. Here she is with Tartan Scarf and Bonnet, … Continue reading Frilly still getting Wardrobed and Made Up

About Mawson Bear’s Blob

From here, Fellow Baffled Ones, you can go to all the Toasts in my Blob. (Whispered conference with my friends.) Errr, no, it seems that they are the POSTS in my BLOG. We hope you enjoy them with honey. (Whispered conference.) And also, without honey, if you have no honey today. Me, Mawson, Writer-Bear and my Baffled … Continue reading About Mawson Bear’s Blob

Suitable Gifts for Writer-Bears

Fellow Baffled Ones of this befuddled but bright world, It's Me, Mawson, writer-bear of It's A Bright World To Feel Lost In. You may be baffled about what to give a writer (or bear) for a gift.  Here's Me and I happen to have some presents. What could they be? Oh this is grand. A pen! Just the … Continue reading Suitable Gifts for Writer-Bears

A Writer-Bear For Our Befuddled Times

Do you sometimes feel a bit muddled about, well, Things ? Sometimes rather ruffled when Things just go and, well, Happen ? Somewhat confused one moment and completely baffled the next? It's not easy having to be sophisticated and industrious all day long. But in Mawson's cosy world, the weary reader can flop down among … Continue reading A Writer-Bear For Our Befuddled Times

Mawson Bear presents: It’s a Bright World to Feel Lost In

"Just pure magic". Susan Hampson, Reviewer on Books from Dawn to Dusk. It's A Bright World To Feel Lost In ... is the first book in a series by Mawson Bear.  In these, Mawson sits atop his cushion and ponders about baffling things. Friends approach him about their own dilemmas. They seek instant answers that will make … Continue reading Mawson Bear presents: It’s a Bright World to Feel Lost In