Author’s Residency at St Joseph’s RC

Cat Hepburn Author Residency

After six months of leading writing workshops with the primary 6 and 7’s at St Joseph’s RC in Kelty, Fife, my Author Residency has come to an end. We celebrated by having a poetry sharing for the community where the pupils shared some of their creative writing from the project. Working with the young people… Continue reading Author’s Residency at St Joseph’s RC

Burns Supper in Ireland

Cat Hepburn photo by ohalloranphoto.com

Celebrating Burns Night in Ireland this year was very special. It marked the launch of the project centering around climate change that I had been co-lead on with my old Sonnet Youth partner Kevin P Gilday. The young people we were working with created an amazing book of poetry, Commoners of Air which they read… Continue reading Burns Supper in Ireland

BBC Author’s Live – Young Scottish Voices Panel

In this Book Week Scotland special, I’m joining Nadine Aisha Jassat, Chris McQueer as we take to the stage to showcase our writing, and share how young people can use their own voices and experiences in writing and storytelling. Get involved Register now to join in with this live digital event. After registering, you will… Continue reading BBC Author’s Live – Young Scottish Voices Panel