Piratess Tilly Book Launch and Cure SPG47 Fundraiser

This post is originally from the Piratess Tilly Blog. I wanted to share about the Piratess Tilly Book Launch and Cure SPG47 Fundraiser that was held on Saturday, May 13th, 2017 – it was a beautiful success. The location could not have been more appropriate than in the “Hall of Ships” at the Custom House Maritime […]

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Newest haiku 

It’s been quite awhile and it took some unblocking to get here, but I’m pleased with this new haiku! 

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Free Piratess Tilly children’s ebook!

In the spirit of holiday giving, I’m offering my ebook for free until tomorrow at 11:59pm! In this picture book, written in haiku, an adventurous girl and her crew of orphaned boys sail the high seas and intercept a band of pirates kidnapping tortoises on the Galapagos Islands! “Tilly—tough, daring and scientifically minded—is a capable heroine with […]

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Piratess Tilly Easter Island Trailer! — The Adventures of Piratess Tilly

So excited to share my very first book trailer, read by me! 😉 I am very proud and excited to share the book trailer for the upcoming sequel, The Adventures of Piratess Tilly Easter Island, read by the author Elizabeth Lorayne! Enjoy! via Piratess Tilly Easter Island Trailer! — The Adventures of Piratess Tilly

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Interview: All Hands on Deck for Girl-Empowerment!

I am sharing below an interview I had with Captain Rosario Fernandez Rodriguez of tall ship El Galeón this past spring in Newburyport. It was an absolutely magical experience for me and something I recall quite frequently. I hope you enjoy it! The Adventures of Piratess Tilly author Elizabeth Lorayne with the Spanish tall ship El Galeon’s […]

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Event: 11/5 at Strawbery Banke Museum — The Adventures of Piratess Tilly

I realize I need to update my personal site more frequently! 😉  More to come, I promise. In the mean time, come say hello in Portsmouth on November 5th! My colleague Maria Kamoulakou of Sky Cloud City and I am looking forward to meeting families and other local authors at the 2nd annual Children’s Author […]

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Piratess Tilly: Easter Island

After receiving awards and wonderful industry reviews, I felt encouraged to write a sequel to The Adventures of Piratess Tilly. In the second book, Piratess Tilly and her crew head to Easter Island. I will be sending the finished book to reviewers in the next week and then it will be off for printing – expected […]

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Saturday, 10.24.15 Boston Book Festival!

Please stop by the Independent Publishers of New England’s table at the Boston Book Festival this Saturday! Elizabeth Lorayne will be selling and signing her award winning children’s picture book, The Adventures of Piratess Tilly  from 10:45 to 11:30! On the Boylston Street side of Copley Square!

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Fine Art & Piratess Tilly update!

I am thrilled to share some updates for my fine art and my children’s picture book, The Adventures of Piratess Tilly. Let’s start with my fine art. Two of my collagraphs are now on exhibit at The Walsingham Gallery, an award-winning art gallery in Newburyport, MA! I am so honored to be listed as one […]

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“Return,” a beach finding and reflection

I found this softened piece of glass bottle on the beach this week. All that’s legible is the word “RETURN.” At a time when I need to do just that – return to myself, this finding couldn’t have been more appropriate. (A message from the Universe, no doubt.)  I’ve been meditating on what “return” means […]

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Haiku for a New Year

I just can’t seem to write down all of the thoughts and emotions swirling around me right now. . . The New Year is upon us and with that, here is something I will keep working on.

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The Adventures of Piratess Tilly is here!

I am very proud and excited to announce that my children’s picture book, written in haiku, is available for purchase! There are a select few available in time for the Holidays! Please check out my Shop to learn more and make a purchase! Thank you so much for the support!

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New haiku

It has been awhile since I’ve written. There is no doubt I am rusty, but that is okay. Everything has a cycle. It is all a process. Patience, gentleness and gratitude certainly help! Here is my latest haiku:

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