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Braille poetry booklets

We’ve been providing our seasonal poetry cards in a braille booklet format for the last seven years. This would not have been possible without assistance from various funding sources. The next four braille editions are possible due to the financial … Continue reading

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Our 2014 poetry cards and braille booklets

  2014 poetry cards and braille booklets   I’ve already had several requests for some of our surplus summer cards. If anyone else would like some of these spare poetry cards either for themselves, friends, or to drop in to medical centres/rest … Continue reading

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Summer 2014 braille edition

  Sincere thanks to the FOR EVERY ONE Charitable Foundation. Their sponsorship has covered the cost of transcribing and printing the Winter, Spring, Summer 2014 and Autumn 2015 editions of our braille poetry booklets.  

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Behind the scenes

Áine Kelly-Costello is an Auckland Uni student, doing a double degree in Music and Spanish. Áine calls in to the Blind Foundation offices in Auckland once a week to proofread for them.  Lyvie took these photos of Áine proofreading the winter braille … Continue reading

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2014 winter braille edition

Look what’s going out in the mail tomorrow!! Immense gratitude to the  For Everyone  Charitable Foundation for sponsoring this braille edition of our poetry cards and the following three braille editions. You certainly live up to your name which means … Continue reading

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For Everyone

Today I received the fantastic news that Poems in the Waiting Room is one of the charities lucky enough to receive sponsorship from the For Everyone  Charitable Foundation. The Foundation, established in 2009 by Ali Williams, Dan Carter and Richie … Continue reading

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Ready to go

To keep costs down we’ve limited the braille poetry booklets to 8 pages and this frequently means one or two poems, which are in the card edition, have to be omitted. Lyvie from the RNZFB contacted me last week and … Continue reading

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