Interviewing the Stars: Omar Musa

Interviewing the Stars: Omar Musa

The whole time I spent at the West Writers Our Stories Forum was brilliant but the absolute highlight of the day was the interviews that I had with Omar Musa and Christos Tsiolkas. Being able to speak to them was the coolest and most anxiety-inducing part because I had not prepared for the interviews in advance and was not really that familiar with their work. In hindsight I shouldn’t have...

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More Creative Business with Christos Tsiolkas

More Creative Business with Christos Tsiolkas

Your intrepid reporter Darvey is back! Last time you heard from me, Amelia and I were just about to head to a workshop run by Christos Tsiolkas. I’m pretty sure you should know him. If not, he’s the author of Barracuda and The Slap. I was looking forward to this workshop, but there was a teensy-weeny bit of a problem. Even though I gathered some helpful information from...

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Creative Business and its Harvest

Creative Business and its Harvest

A lovely freezing Saturday had come to pass, but it was a meaningful Saturday for many eager writers who wish to share their stories with the public someday. Have no idea what I could possibly be talking about? Well let’s go back in time: everyone, I hope you have pen and paper along with a box of yummy popcorn and your favourite cold beverage. So relax and munch on your snack as I report...

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100SB FM!

100SB FM!

Hi. My name is Stephanie Brotchie and right now I am the Artist in Residence at 100 Story Building. That’s me with the cans on my head, holding the zoom recorder. I am holding the zoom recorder because I am making some radio stories with the young and less-young writers, staff and volunteers who hang out at the 100 Story Building. The radio stories will then be made into a podcast called 100SB...

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Brotchie In Da Building!

Brotchie In Da Building!

We’re thrilled to announce that we’ll have our very own artist-in-residence this year. Emerging artist Stephanie Brotchie will work with 100 Story Building to create a collaborative documentary and storytelling podcast with staff, volunteers and the children and young people of 100 Story Building. The podcast will be produced fortnightly and will share, showcase and document stories...

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