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Writing as a Path to Awakening:
A Year to Becoming an Excellent Writer & Living an Awakened Life

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Dani Shapiro, Bestselling Author of Devotion and Still Writing.

“This is a wonderful collection of insights, practices, writing exercises, and meditations to help you get words on the page, not just as an accomplishment but as a way to discover who you really are.”
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Creative writing classes, workshops, and retreats with Albert Flynn DeSilver

Summer Writing & Meditation Retreat
at Shambhala Mountain Center, Colorado!

August 14-18, 2019. Experience your creative awakening, peace, insight, and rejuvenation in the Colorado Rockies!

• Innovative Writing Exercises & Time to Write
• Dynamic Meditation and Mindful Movement Experiences
• Connection with Creative Community in a Truly Sublime Location


Writing, Memoir & Mindfulness Online Seminar!

Join Albert Flynn DeSilver, author of the memoir BEAMISH BOY, and who has presented with Elizabeth Gilbert (EAT, PRAY, LOVE) and Cheryl Strayed (WILD) on July 20-21 ONLINE 11:00-1:00PM PST (The workshop will be recorded and you can purchase to access it at any time!) This 4 hour weekend intensive workshop on the topic of memoir will include two, 2 hour sessions with 1.5 hours of teaching and 30 minutes of Q&A/discussion. This workshop is perfect for you if you are currently working on a memoir, are interested in memoir and considering writing your own memoir, or are close to finishing your story and would like further support, insight, and inspiration. 

A daylong of conscious writing and conscious movement with Albert Flynn DeSilver and Saraswati Clere Saturday September 7, 2019 at Green Gulch Zen Center & Farm

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