Story Factory is a not-for-profit creative writing centre for young people in under-resourced communities across Sydney and NSW.
Stories change lives.
What We Do
Our expert staff run a wide range of fun and engaging creative writing programs for young people aged 7-17, of all skill levels.
Our workshops are designed to help build literacy, confidence and creative problem solving – essential skills to write their own futures.
There was a change. A change everyone was expecting but refused to acknowledge. It was our fault. The Government put what they called a “great amount of money, time, effort and research”, but for some reason, they couldn’t do anything to stop it. “Reduce your plastic usage”, they said, “use energy-efficient appliances”, “reduce your waste”, “renewable energy”, “cut down on carbon emissions”. But no one listened, they just found ways around it.
A Fall in the Train
The train carriage was large as a 5 star hotel room and electric train tracks rumbled like huge thunder as the train sped off at lightning speed. The stench of the train resembled rotting flesh and the passengers were furious and angry when Gerald and Harry were swinging on the handrails.