Writing Our Spiritual Journey: A Guided Exploration with Ellen Waterston
Sunday, April 28, 2019, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Natural Mind Dharma Center, 345 SW Century Drive #2, Bend, OR
One of the ways to reflect on our spiritual journey is through writing. In this workshop, new and established writers are invited to join author and poet Ellen Waterston for a creative writing “sampler.” Working in various genres, from fiction to nonfiction, poetry to prose, prompts and supplemental short readings will help guide participants in the exploration of their spiritual journey. Bring a laptop or pad of paper and pen. Class size is limited to 15 participants.
To reserve: Email email@example.com or via the Natural Mind Dharma Center site.
Suggested donation: $25, can be paid at the door.
“writing the long view: landscape as person, person as landscape” Writing Retreat
August 16, 17, 18, 2019
GR Ranch, Post, Oregon
A weekend writing intensive at the beautiful GR ranch, Post, Oregon that will return established and emerging writers to the page with renewed commitment and inspiration. special focus will be on incorporating place and landscape in your writing.
Just added! University of Oregon archaeologist Dennis Jenkins will give a presentation about Paisley Man and the archaeology of southeastern Oregon on Saturday night.
Friday, August 16
Check-in: 4:30-5:00 p.m.
Evening reception, dinner and welcome reading at log house: 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 17
Continental breakfast in cabins
Workshops at Writing Ranch General Store: 9:00-11:45 a.m.
Activities and/or Writing Time: 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Afternoon workshop: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Dinner at main house with presentation by Dennis Jenkins: 5:45 p.m.
Sunday, August 18
Communal breakfast at Trading Post: 9:00 a.m.
Final readings and goal setting: 10:00 a.m.
Sack lunch for the road and departure: 11:00 a.m.
Weekend limited to 10 participants to ensure a quality experience.
Cost: $600 per person, which includes:
Rustic lodging and excellent meals
Five hours of workshops
Supplementary materials and handouts
Walking and running trails
Evening guest presenter
Post, Oregon is 1.5 hours from Bend and 3 hours from Portland, Oregon.
writing down the baja 2020
Todos santos, BCS, mexico
January 26 - February 2, 2020
Mark your calendar now for “Writing Down the Baja 2020.” This year’s retreat sold out so don’t miss your chance to enroll later this year. Stay tuned for details!
“The Story You Came To Tell”
More details soon!