Restore and Re-story!
Wake up to living with creativity,
wisdom, and renewed intuition.
Workshops & RetreatsGift yourself with time away! Easily learn to meditate and develop a mindfulness practice with our Just This Day programming. Enrich and empower your writing in the Wake Up! Mindful Writing offerings.
ClassesDeepen your skills and cultivate life-long habits in Just This Day and Wake Up classes designed to provide ongoing instruction and support.
Curiosity is my word for the year, and in this first week of January I’ve been mainly interested in the subject of engagement. Or, I should say, curious about the subject of engagement.read more
If we were trying to find the beginning, middle, and end of each thought we’d soon discover that there is no such thing. Trying to find the moment when
one thought becomes another is like trying to find the moment when boiling water turns into steam. Pema Chodron
Happenings at Wake Up the Writer Within
4 Wednesday Evenings Starting Jan. 16
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Awaken and transform your creativity through mindfulness and writing. Reawaken your intuitive self through guided exercises, discussion, and reflection. Appropriate for beginning meditators/writers and those with more experience.
Wake Up the Writer Within*
4 Thursday Mornings Starting Jan. 17.
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Join supportive peers to write together, try out new ideas, and get feedback about your fiction, nonfiction, or poetry. Appropriate for the beginner as well as the experienced writer, this class will offer participants techniques to enhance creativity and time to write in a safe and nurturing environment. Any sharing of class writing is completely optional.
*Contact Joanne at wakeupthewriterwithin@gmail.