If you’re new here, you may want to sign up, and receive new and FREE writing workshops straight to your inbox! Click Here to join – it’s Free.. Thanks for visiting!I’ll be presenting another workshop for the holidays. This one is at Ipswich Library, 8th July, 10am – 3pm. We’ll be: Mastering the three key […]
Our writing workshop ‘How to Write Your Dragon’ was a lot of fun! We wrote crazy ‘random word’ stories, designed dragons, battled in games and revealed character secrets. I’ve put together a collection of just a sample of the kids stories and poems produced on the day. This way, every young writer can now be a […]
I’ll be hosting a writing workshop just for kids tomorrow at Ashgrove library. We’ll be playing adventure games, writing quests and creating dragons! I’ll be collecting stories and putting them together into an ebook for the kids to share with family and friends. If you want a peak at their stories, check back soon for […]
Zombie stories are popular, and teens love writing them. I had a request to help a young writer find some suitable first lines for her teen zombie story. Most of these are definitely suited more for older teens! Why not try and see what you can come up with using one of these opening lines? TEEN ZOMBIE […]
FREE DOWNLOAD – Click on the image below to download the Young Writers Club 2o14 Anthology. Lots of fun kids’ stories and poems. Sadly, the little bookstore where we’d meet, Black Cat Books, is closing down. But I have some good new to share very soon about our new location! Stay tuned.
Tuesday’s writing workshop was a blast! We created lots of characters and found them interesting stories. It was a fun group and I’m really looking forward to the next workshop – Dungeons, Dragons & Stories! For those who attended, here are some pics for you.
Our Young Writers Holiday Workshop was a blast! Twenty young writers ranging in ages from 7 right up to 17yrs met together at the gorgeous Black Cat Books & Cafe for a one day writing workshop. The day included exercises to help even the shyest writer mingle, idea prompts, costumes, good food, laughs and lots […]
Charmaine Clancy is an author of novels for kids and teens, tutors students for English and runs children's writing workshops in Brisbane. She has worked in education, marketing, publication and the film industry - plus she's had some pretty cool part time jobs like baking cookies and grooming dogs.