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Writing and the Art of Living Mindfully 2020

Writing and the Art of Living Mindfully

  • Albert Flynn DeSilver,
  • Laura Munson,

All-inclusive program package to include:

  • Tuition
  • Three Meals in Kitchen Table (daily)
  • Shared or Private Accommodations
  • Signature classes and wellness offerings
Please Note: All packages are priced per person. Should you elect a shared accommodation and community hall bath, 1440 will randomly pair you with a gender-specific roommate. Only private rooms have the option of a private bath. 1440 Multiversity is a smoke-free campus.
 

Program Description

Writing is a practice, a prayer, a meditation, a way of life, and sometimes a profound path into deepest consciousness. Join internationally best-selling authors Albert Flynn DeSilver and Laura Munson as they carefully guide you in how to bring to life and embody your highest creative potential across all genres of writing.

Open the gateway to transformative creativity, embolden your innate and unique artistry, and expand your connection to yourself and to your life.

This immersive and generative workshop integrates a variety of innovative writing prompts, dynamic mindfulness practices, and in-depth discussion. You will apply proven techniques to any writing project—whether you're journaling for emotional clarity and curiosity, writing a collection of poems, or composing a memoir or novel.

You will explore:

  • Exercises to plug into deeper levels of inspiration and innovation
  • Effective tools for breaking through blocks
  • Essential connections between consciousness, imagination, and awakening.

Return home able to integrate these simple, daily practices for lifelong, optimal creativity and awareness.

Presented by

  • Albert Flynn DeSilverAbout Albert Flynn DeSilver |Internationally published poet, memoirist, workshop leader
    Albert Flynn DeSilver is an internationally published poet, memoirist, workshop leader, and speaker. His latest book is Writing as a Path to Awakening, which Dani Shapiro called a "lucid, erudite, and compassionate guide." Albert's memoir, Beamish Boy, was named one of Kirkus Reviews' Best Books of 2012. Albert has taught at numerous spiritual centers and writing conferences, sharing the stage with luminaries such as Cheryl Strayed, Elizabeth Gilbert, Maxine Hong Kingston, and others.
  • Laura MunsonAbout Laura Munson |Author and founder of Haven Writing Retreats
    Laura Munson is the author of the New York Times best-selling memoir This Is Not the Story You Think It Is…: A Season of Unlikely Happiness. One of Book of the Month Club's best books of the year, it has been published in nine countries and featured in Vanity Fair, Elle, and others. She is founder of Haven Writing Retreats, which Open Road Media ranked in the top-five writing retreats in the United States.

Why Attend

    Experience awakened consciousness and powerful revelations through a revitalized perspective on inspired creativity.

    Drop everyday distractions, stoke your creative fire, and gain the focus and support you need to deepen your writing practice.

    Discover the powerful link between writing and the spiritual path for stronger craft, connection, and awareness.

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