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12 Days of Christmas: Featured Friend — SDSU Writers’ Conference in January

Posted by on Dec 5, 2016 in Blog, Community Events, Community Partner of the Month, Fresh Ink

As part of the month of December, we are going to profile 12 local art or writing organizations. Today we’re making sure you know of our partners, SDSU Writers’ Conference, January 20-22.  We’ll have a table in the lobby of the event so do sign up for the conference and also stop by and see us while you are there! This conference is a great one for writers still new to the process.  They have so many workshops on all aspects of writing.  It also has...

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Rescuing the Inner Maiden: thoughts after teaching 6th graders by Lara Eisenberg

Posted by on Dec 1, 2016 in Blog, Fresh Ink

The day after the election, I taught five mindfulness classes to 6th grade students. I used the current political climate as a vehicle to teach a lesson on love and tolerance. I invited the kids to be mindful of their thoughts and emotions and to practice tolerance when other students shared a viewpoint contrary to their own. By using “mindful breathing” they learn the capacity to hold difficult sensatio and emotions. The overwhelming response from the kids was...

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12 Days of Christmas: Featured Friend — Lauren LeVieux Artist Studio

Posted by on Nov 30, 2016 in Blog, Community Events, Community Partner of the Month, Fresh Ink

As part of the month of December, we are going to profile 12 local art or writing organizations.  Many of them will also be attending our Holiday Party, FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2 from 5-8pm (FREE, open to the public, snacks/drinks provided). SECOND FEATURED FRIEND:  Lauren LeVieux Artist Studio One of the things we like about our location in Liberty Station is that we are surrounded by museums, art galleries and artist studios.  We get to meet many creative people and see...

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San Diego Writers, Ink, nurtures writers and fosters a literary community by:

  • Serving as a hub for the literary community
  • Promoting literature
  • Providing artistic development for writers at all levels, and
  • Facilitating artistic collaboration

We hang our literary hats at The Ink Spot, a bright and creative space at NTC Liberty Station on Point Loma. Here writers and artists and those who love literature gather for literary events and art exhibitions. We’re an enthusiastic collaborator with many artistic, cultural, and community organizations and join with others throughout the city and county in promoting literature and creating community.

 

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