Adventurous Writing With & For Young Blokes
AIM: Encouraging adventurous males to write and read about local subjects or aspirations.
Suitable for a Library session or for Year 9-12 or as PD for educators.
1 hour period/session 'behind' YA Fact and Fiction covering how to research, writing hints and why it's worth writing.
Covers co-writing travel adventure memoirs,collaborating on fiction and how to use adventurous 'stuff you know'.
Mother & son co-writing of 'Trail Magic:Going Walkabout for 2184 Miles on the Appalachian Trail' And 'Cycling Solo: Ireland to Istanbul.'
Co-writers on controversial YA fiction 'f2m:the boy within'.
Also includes non-boring writing techniques.
Autographed, participant copies included.
TALK-Adventurous_Blokes.pdf (1.15 MB)
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Events & Appearances 2017
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Mentoring & Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
August 12th Brunswick Foundling Archives Master Class 10-1pm
August 14th Ashburton Library 1.30-4.30 Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir'
August 18th Doncaster Library 11-12 Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir'
August 21st 11.30 Hume Grammar school visit
August 23rd (Weds) 11am Date with Reading Dog Ollie, Diamond Valley library, Greenborough.
August 24th 2pm Beverly Hills Primary , Doncaster
August 18-25 Chn Book Week 'Escape to Everywhere'
August 31st 1.30-3pm Chelsea Library 'Writing A Non Boring Family History'
September 1st 10-1pm PRO
September 16th 10-1pm Yarra Glen L&L Centre 'Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir'
September 19th YABBA
September 23rd 10.30-12. Dolly Parton Imagination Library event, Geelong Library.
October 6th 10-1pm PRO
October 20 th (Fri) 1-4pm Colac Library ' Writing a Non Boring Family History'
November 3rd 10-1pm PRO
December 1st 10-1pm PRO
March 24th Goulburn Readers/Writers' Festival