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Dear fellow Baffled Ones, There may have been no ME, once. Imagine! No Mawson at all, fancy that!Then, one day I found myself sort of There. Yes, There I Was! I was sitting .. hmmm. Somewhere. .. hmm .. Where was it now? Oh yes, In a shop, that’s where. A shop like this one.Continue reading “My Splendid Career As A Bear About Town”
Hello, it’s Me, Mawson, Writer-Bear. I would like to say thank all our new friends on the World Wide Wonderful Webby Place. There are artists, giraffes, dancers, poodles, photographers, ducks, gorillas, risk takers and girls who dare, Ellies and plumps and heffies, plushies, bunnies, lovers of oceans, squirrels, tricepatourous, musicians, gators, designers, sheep, geese, singers,owls,Continue reading “Thank You to Our Friends”
“This is the story of a very special bear who lives in a little shop in the beautiful, sleepy village of Beaulieu in the New Forest.” So begins The Beginning by Julie Tatchell, with illustrations by Jill Fry. I mentioned this book in my previous post, here, so decided a reread and review would beContinue reading “Book Review: The Beginning”
Dear fellow Baffled Ones, my latest book is about naps, dreams, wishes, naps, snacks, more naps, and daydreams. The blubber for it (whispered conference) .. Errr, no the Blot for it (more whispers), errr, it seems the bits on the back are called the Blurb. What a baffling word to use. Well, this is whatContinue reading “Mawson Tells about his book Dreamy Days and Random Naps”
The story so far: Pirate Rake left some of his treasure in a safe place. Office Ratty found it and resolved to keep it safe. He invested a small bit of it in a brightly coloured piece of cardboard. He won some more treasure than what he had invested. So he did it again. AllContinue reading “Ratty’s Investments Go Wrong”
The story so far: Pirate Rake deposited some of his treasure in a safe place. Office Ratty happened along and found it. He resolved to keep it safe. He invested a small bit of it in a brightly coloured piece of cardboard. He won some more treasure than what he had invested. Scratching the cardboardContinue reading “Office Ratty Makes Wise Investments”
Everyone speaks ‘Bear’: Teddies are loved all over the wide, bright world. Each page of Mawson’s little books features appealing pictures of handsome bears. This is a universal language. As for the words, they are written in English. There are very few words on each page (Mawson struggles with words and tries very hard toContinue reading “Mawson and Other languages”
Reviewed by Jack Magnus for Readers’ Favorite. This review has been copied from the Readers Favourite website. 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 filledContinue reading “Readers Favourite 5 stars for: It’s a Bright World to Feel Lost In”
Office Ratty was looking for raspberry jam and cheese one day when he found treasure instead. Lots and lots of treasure. Ratty nibbled on the treasure trove. It was certainly not edible. A pity. Even so, Something Would Have To Be Done. He decided that he must keep the trove safe for until its mysteriousContinue reading “Office Ratty Vows to Keep The Treasure Safe”
Mawson’s Guardian says: Greetings to so many new followers. Welcome to Mawson Bear’s Blob. Here you will see wholesome things of interest to bears, teddies, plushies, artists, writers, and all who love them. (Writers and artists need love too. All Stuffies know this.) Mawson is a Writer-Bear , as you know, one of the veryContinue reading “Whimsical Gift Books for Frazzled Grownups”
All the underwater pictures in this post are by courtesy of Tom Cannon Photography and Film. Tom has lived in the Coral Bay Area for six years and is an enthusiast of the marvels of the Ningaloo fringing reef and of all marine life. He was with us that day taking pics. The story soContinue reading “Lionel, Pt 9: The Guardians See Manta Rays”
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Hello I’m Mawson and a Writer-Bear. I love to sit atop a cushion and ponder about this baffling world. My friends come to me about their own bafflements. They seek answers that will make everything all right. I do my best. I ponder deeply and fall asleep. But I always wake full of confidence that the world is bright.
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