VOICES ON THE COAST-volunteering

VOICES ON THE COAST-volunteering

Wow.. I  have spent the last two days working as a volunteer for the 13th VOICES ON THE COAST- a youth literature festival held at USC. I had a great time…tired but a fantastic time.  I feel privileged to have been part of such a dynamic festival and to have the opportunity to hear such enthusiastic speakers.  I met and spoke with authors of the caliber of Leigh Hobbs, Christine Bongers, Dean Jacobs, James Phelan, Brian Faulkner, and many others. It was fantastic to see primary school children as well as Seniors interact and engage with these Australian authors.  I am also grateful to USC for the opportunity to be involved in events of this type.  We have some truly  wonderful and talented writers  for Children and YoungAdults in this country.

Voices on the coast 2016

About lindandsam

Linda is a poet and writer. As a mature aged student, she completed a Bachelor of Creative Writing. Master of Creative Writing at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). Linda has also completed the Diploma of Family History Studies at the University of Tasmania (UTAS) and is looking forward to further post graduate work. Published in the USC Storyboard, 2015. Self-published ‘Where is Gedhum Choekyi Nyima?’ For the Tibetan Children’s Village, Dharamsala, 1997. She now lives in Bass Coast in beautiful Wonthaggi and shares her life with her partner and their four-legged fur baby Hugo Boss

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