We are delighted to announce that we have selected ten emerging writers to be mentored in our Indian Ocean Mentoring Project. Over the next 4 months emerging writers will meet with their mentors and develop their writing to a publishable standard. This project is follows on from our very successful mentoring project ‘Ways of Being Here’ for emerging writers of African descent.
A series of stories exploring four inspirational people who have chosen to stay active, to maintain connections with those around them, and to embark on new experiences and challenges.
I have been asked many times what it’s like working with Rashida and I tell them two things—that Rashida keeps inviting me over for coffee and baked goods, and that I want to grow up to be her.
This year, we are very excited to announce that the Centre for Stories has partnered with The Big Issue to present an evening of readings from the 2019 Fiction Edition.