Young Storykeepers Volume One: Your stories are live!

Young Storykeepers Volume One: Your stories are live!

1,256 Super Submissions

Great Lighthouses of Ireland and Fighting Words have devoured every single one of the 1,256 stories, poems, illustrations, song lyrics and even stop-motion animations submitted for our Young Storykeepers initiative. They are simply fantastic!

Sent to us from every corner of the island of Ireland and beyond, your creativity has shone through and you should all be very proud of yourselves.


Young Storykeepers: Volume One is here!

These wonderful works will be showcased in a multi-volume Young Storykeepers digital magazine across the summer.

To celebrate Cruinniú na nÓg, an online day of free creativity for young people taking place tomorrow, June 13th, Young Storykeepers: Volume One is now live! 

Read it HERE.

Below are just some of the stellar submissions included in Young Storykeepers: Volume One.


A lighthouse poem

Painting of sailors and a lighthouse





Child's drawing of a lighthouse



Lightkeeper illustration


Child's comic strip


Awesome Animations & Cruinniú na nÓg Creativity

If your story isn’t in the June edition of the digital magazine, don’t worry, you’ll definitely spot your work in the upcoming volumes.

A number of stories were also selected for animation by the Fighting Words volunteer team of illustrators and animators, watch all seven of them below:


Don’t forget to get involved in Cruinniú na nÓg on June 13th, you can enjoy more Storykeeper fun throughout the day over at

#Storykeeper #CreativeIreland

Great Stories