Workshops may be taken individually or in order. The four week series is concerned with honoring the freest version of ourselves.
Each workshop is $25 if purchased individually or $80 for all 4.
Each workshop is 2 hours.
Full Workshop Descriptions:
WHOSE IMAGINATION CREATED YOU?
Sunday August 2, 2020 12 - 2 PM EST.
What’s your origin story? What’s the source of your limiting beliefs? This workshop offers space for us to reclaim ourselves before the interference of the world on our thoughts by exploring three key time periods in our lives.
CAPES INTO PILLOWS
Sunday August 9, 2020 2 - 4 PM EST.
How do we intentionally choose rest and self-care rather than fall from the sky?
Topics of discussion include "rest as reparations", the sleep gap, hustle/grind culture--including the origin of self-care as used in today's culture.
CAN WE TALK ABOUT GRIEF?
Sunday August 16, 2020 12 - 2 PM EST.
If grief is a fact of life, how might we work with our grief to heal ourselves?
Through guided writing and discussion, participants will explore the transformative power of grief and the ways it shows up in our lives.
Grief is disruptive. Grief is transformative. Grief is a reminder. Grief morphs and it stays the same.
Grief creates light and it creates darkness. It does what it wants, when it wants. Grief is what was
supposed to happen that never happened or didn’t last and still, we go on.
While the ability to experience grief is universal, this workshop will especially
hold space for death-related loss.
THE NAMING OF DREAMS
Sunday August 23, 2020 12 - 2 PM EST.
This title is an homage to the late poet June Jordan who said: "Poetry is the most personal language of experience. It is how we name what happens to us. It is how we name ourselves. It is how we name our dreams so that others will join in our naming. It is how we name what terrified, and how we exorcise that terror. It is attitude and response. It is consistently individual."
Given the current apocalyptic state of our world - if "apocalypse" means to uncover or reveal, how might this time be used to reveal our dreams?
How might we use this time to dream together through poetic verse using the haiku, haiju and sonku?
"The workshop was the push my pen needed...since the workshop, I have launched my own blog." - Nicole
"...she presented the info in such a unique way, with thought-provoking questions that made me forget my nervousness..." - Shauna
"[it] took me to a place I didn't even realize I was going...self-reflection came at the perfect time..." - Erin
"I want to tell you how amazing the session was last week. I was so humbled to hear how open and honest people were about sharing about their losses...What a marvelous opportunity you are providing." - Barbara
"[it] was really good especially for someone like me that doesn't like to talk to people...I really liked the mix of stories from participants and your mini writing assignments..." - Tiffany
Workshops facilitated via Zoom.
Registration info available after checkout and sent via email for download.
No refunds or transfers.