“Memory is proof of the power of people when they come together, and the transformative nature of storytelling” – Louise Kennedy, Author
“I urge everyone to make space in their hearts for this inspirational book of heroic journey from devastation to a place of safety and love” – Brian Leydon, Author
“Beautiful and moving pieces of writing, where the healing power of poetry provided a deep connection amongst group members” – Ger Campbell, Workshop Facilitator
“Brave and written with tremendous heart, these poems and personal stories embody the courage of individuals and honour the community that has supported them” – Una Mannion, Author
Memory features contributions of creative writing and personal stories from survivors and friends of SRCC. This powerful book has been released to celebrate 25 years of SRCC working to support survivors in our community.
This book is a testament to the power of change. How one person can leave a legacy of hope for hundreds to come after. A moving collection of poems, writings and stories about hope in the face of adversity, leaving the reader more connected and alive to the experience of others, a milestone in twenty-five years of service to the community.