Helen Bawden : Writing

Art - The First Lesson

Art - The First Lesson

A Story by Helen Bawden


Autobiography - the helpful child who always thinks it’s their responsibity to make everyone happy.
Washing Day

Washing Day

A Story by Helen Bawden


Autobiography - A piece about how it is to be the child of a depressed parent & feeling the responsibility of trying to make them feel better.
Christmas Reunion

Christmas Reunion

A Story by Helen Bawden


This is in diary-style form. It’s an imagination about a night out that went actually quite different.
So where have I parked my car THIS time?

So where have I parked my car THIS time?

A Story by Helen Bawden


A snapshot of a regular morning routine...
Good Luck, Bad Luck

Good Luck, Bad Luck

A Story by Helen Bawden


A cross between a poem & a story, in any case biographical.
I’m 10 and I’m angry!

I’m 10 and I’m angry!

A Story by Helen Bawden


Autobiography - Facing injustice as a child and finding my anger.
I'll not go on facebook

I'll not go on facebook

A Poem by Helen Bawden


This is a tongue in cheek light hearted look at how work can get in the way of social media.
When the big hand is on the 6 and the little hand is on the 4.

When the big hand is on the 6 and the little hand ..

A Story by Helen Bawden


Autobiography - the challenges of being a child asked to do something before you have learned how.
Gone

Gone

A Poem by Helen Bawden


This is a piece of poetic prose about the meeting again of my father after 32 years only to find that he had not changed.