Category Archives: Narrative

Bundjalung Our Way

Here is a review of a good old-fashioned print book, crowd-sourced and locally published this year here in the Northern Rivers of NSW : here in Bundjalung jugun (jagun), Bundjalung country. The book is titled “Our Way Stories” and it contains … Continue reading

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The Dreamtime.

The dreamtime in its entirety will never be completely understood when viewed through the lens of the English language. Dreaming is connected to spiritual ancestors of the old time which includes majestic stories detailing the world and its creation. Learning … Continue reading

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Talking Country – Worla

This video is a story told in the Worla dialect of the Ngarinyin language by a deceased Worla man, with an accompanying translation in English by a Worla Woman, Rebecca Sampi. Ngarinyin is part of the Worrorran language group, which … Continue reading

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