Class of 2020

Class of 2020

6th Class – Creative Writing

Distance learning& lockdown were no barrier to the creative writing skills of our boys as the entries to our recent story writing competition flooded in.
Congratulations to the prizewinners;
 1st   Niall O’Connor
2nd  Conor Watts
3rd  Devan Merrigan

 

Here are a selection of the entries.

  • You’ll Never Walk Alone – By Kieran Looby          “Very apt title for a gritty story”
  • A Crazy Day – By Devin Merrigan                          “Congratulations. A new baby. Describes an amazing day beautifully” 
  • The Baby Sitter – By Jamie Nolan                         “Honest well-written snapshot of a boy’s life”
  • Jacque’s Journey – By Niall O’Connor                  “Very evocative war story beautifully told”
  • A Day in the Life of Me – Joseph McGuire          “Clever, imaginative, original”
  • The Murderer – Conor Watts                                  “Well structured story filled with foreboding”
  • Short Story – Oisin Tuke                                         “Rivalry between two brothers in a clever story”