The Writer’s Path toward Beloved Community: A Day of Inspiration, Conversation, Embodied Reflection and Writing

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

For experienced and emerging writers who wish to explore the power of poetic language for opening a path to common ground, this day explores writing as an invitation into relationship–with ourselves, others and the world we share. Includes presentations by Nye, writing exercises, group conversation, lunch, and time for writing. Guided movement led by Lisa Schlingerman will keep our bodies and senses awake and engaged.

 

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This event is part of The Poetic Coversation of Being Human: A Week with Naomi Shihab Nye.

Learn more about other events during this week with Naomi


Facilitators:

Kabeya MediaNaomi Shihab Nye is the author and/or editor of more than 30 volumes, including poetry, essays, short stories, novels for young readers, and picture books. The Turtle of Oman, her novel for children, was named Best Book of 2014 by The Horn Book, a 2015 Notable Children's Book by the American Library.

 

 

Tai Ji/Xi gong teacher Lisa Schlingerman facilitates art and Tai Ji experiences for people of all ages and abilities.  Her background is in Montessori education, art therapy, Reiki and Tai Ji and Qigong. 

 

 

 


WHEN: Wednesday, March 29, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

WHERE: Wisdom Ways, 1890 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, 55105

COST: $65.00, includes lunch