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Calling all budding High School authors

Stroud Writers writing competition Stroud Writers is a group of local creative writers who support one another in their writing ventures, be they short stories, poems, anecdotes, memoirs or novels. They have published several books of writings in recent years. Stroud Writers are working with the teachers of our local schools, Stroud Public School, Booral […]

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Short Story Workshop at Stroud Library

A nuts and bolts workshop about how to keep your readers interested for both the beginner and experienced writer. Presented by Megan Buxton the chairperson for the Hunter Writer’s Centre, Megan will give you some insights as to how to create memorable stories. Lunch and refreshments will be provided – bookings essential. WHERE | Stroud Library, […]

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A story from Stroud Writers

Two Hundred Words John Davidson was asked to write an essay consisting of one hundred words. He replied: “If I were to write all the swear words my drunken Dad used as he bashed my mother, I would have to ask special permission to be allowed to use more swear words.” My sister and I […]

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Creative Writing for young writers

Hunter Writers Centre The Hunter Writers Centre is holding a one day workshop for young writers to inspire them to write and read brilliant stories. Learn how to get started and how to keep going. Where | 90 Hunter Street, Newcastle When | Saturday 11 May Time | 11am to 3pm Cost | $30 Bookings […]

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Stroud Writers presents

Scribes in the Shed Writer’s and poet’s are gathering in February to share their stories and prose. Spend the summer creating your masterpiece and bring it along to Scribes in the Shed. Local writer’s and poet’s are meeting together over a cuppa and cake to share their offerings. Topic | Open theme Word limit | 500 […]

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Gloucester Writers Festival

Costa in Gloucester Huge crowd attends Tucker Patch open day Television personality and gardening guru Costa Georgiadis drew over 400 people to the Tucker Patch Open Day in Gloucester recently.  See this Gloucester Advocate story for details. Gloucester Writers Festival When: Friday May 4 to Sunday May 5, 2012 Purchase your ticket online Bookings or over the phone 02 […]

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