Backstories 2021

Kristen Marano

After losing her job in 2020, Kristen embarked on a seven-day hike.

Backstories is a multi-sited storytelling festival located in backyards across Perth and regional Western Australia. In 2021, Backstories featured locations in Margaret River, South Fremantle, Midland, Quinns Rocks and more.

Backstories 2021 was made possible with funding from Lotterywest, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries and the Centre for Stories Founders Circle.

This story was collected at our South Fremantle backyard. It features Kristen Marano speaking about losing her job before embarking on a seven-day hike.

Copyright © 2021 Kristen Marano.

This story and corresponding images have been licensed to the Centre for Stories by the Storyteller. For reproduction and distribution of this story/image please contact the Centre for Stories.