Young Writers

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A beginner’s guide to work

19 May 2021 TH

Looking for your first job? One of our young writers has some tips from her own experience.

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Thanking our essential workers

18 May 2021 TH

Retail workers, delivery drivers, health care workers, teachers, volunteers, and all others that have been keeping our world running over this past year – THANK YOU.

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The audition

17 February 2021 TH

One of our young writers shares a rite of passage experience – waiting to be cast into a role.

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Rites of passage for young people today

17 February 2021 TH

A young writer talks about four things that marked the transition from child to 'grown up'.

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A disciple in the waiting

16 February 2021 TH

One of our young writers imagines what it might have been like for the followers of Jesus on Holy Saturday.

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Holding on to hope

16 February 2021 TH

One of our young writers community members shares her experiences visiting asylum seekers in detention.

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Life after a vaccine

3 February 2021 TH

As we wait for a COVID-19 vaccine, and anticipate life afterwards, what are the things we want to hold on to?

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The walk of a lifetime

3 November 2020 TH

Miesje Blumer first considered a pilgrimage on the Camino de Santiago half a century ago, after a suggestion from her parish priest. But it wasn’t until she was 70 years old that she decided to finally embark on the journey – travelling the distance on her own. One of our young writers speaks to her about her experience.

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What Covid-19 has taught me

2 November 2020 TH

All of us will remember 2020 as the year of COVID-19. We asked some of our young writers community to share what they have experienced this year and how they have grown.

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From surviving to thriving

2 November 2020 TH

While this global pandemic evolves, a different plague of stress, anxiety and exhaustion can threaten to engulf our daily lives. Caring for your mental health has never been more critical. One of our young writers shares some ideas of things you can do to help cope in these times.

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Learning about journalism

24 August 2020 TH

Nine students joined us online for this year’s Australian Catholics Internship Program. During the week the students had the opportunity to hear from a number of guest speakers about the working life of journalists.

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Where traditions come from

23 August 2020 TH

How well do you know the traditions around cake cutting for birthdays?

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