Tagged with stories

Shared Stories Anthology Launch

Shared Stories Anthology Launch

On Tuesday 20 November, the students chosen to be published in the 2012 Shared Stories Anthology, Josh Bridge, Matthew Farry, Luke O’Loughlin, Thomas Bailey and myself, Julian Virgona, accompanied Ms Anne Maree Wight and Fr Paul to Star of the Sea College to celebrate the launch of the annual

Neil Gaiman: How to survive in a fairy tale

BOOK REVIEW/RECOMMENDATIONS                                                  (Staff, 7-9, 10-12)   We’re about to be treated to a new picture book by Neil – Instructions –  about the rules to follow and how to get around if you happen to find yourself travelling in a fairy-tale world.   Remember your name. Do not lose hope—what you seek will be found. … Continue reading

Student authors – our local talent

We have some talented writers in our student community, and I’d like to provide the opportunity for their writing to be published. Having an audience is a powerful thing. Writing for your teacher is one thing, but having your friends, younger and older students, people inside and outside your school, even overseas, read your work … Continue reading

Songs for stories: a concert for indigenous literacy

The Centre for Youth Literature (State Library of Victoria) newsletter no. 2 July 2009 advertises a concert supporting Indigenous literacy.  When? Tuesday 25 August 2009 Where? Melbourne Town Hall When? 7.30 pm Featuring: The Cat Empire; Paul Kelly; Archie Roach and Ruby Hunter; Katie Noonan and Chenile Chandler. The Songs for Stories concert has been … Continue reading