10/09 Second Sunday Author Series: Kathi Diamant – Kafka’s Last Love

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Second Sunday Author Series: Women’s Voices, Women’s Stories A Collaboration of the Women’s Museum of California and San Diego Writers, Ink 4:30-5:30 pm at the Women’s Museum, Barracks 16, Liberty Station, $5.00 Kathi Diamant, author of Kafka’s Last Love: The Mystery of Dora Diamant, the gripping literary detective story in which Diamant brings to light the amazing woman who captured Kafka’s heart and kept his literary flame alive for...

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09/11 Second Sunday Author Series at Women’s Museum: Maggie Espinosa – On a Mission

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Second Sunday Author Series: Women’s Voices, Women’s Stories A Collaboration of the Women’s Museum of California and San Diego Writers, Ink 4:30-5:30 pm at the Women’s Museum, Barracks 16, Liberty Station, $5.00 Maggie Espinosa, author of On a Mission, which is a compilation of her daily walks and photos taken along her 800-mile walk to visit California’s twenty-one missions. She is only the eleventh traveler to complete the pilgrimage. Maggie...

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10/15-10/16 Fall for Writing Conference 2016

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It’s our annual event–a full weekend of one-hour sessions from some of your favorite instructors.  Get a jammed-pack session of writing from an instructor you love or try a new instructor out and get a fresh perspective. Think of it as a sample pack, a way to try out SDWI classes and get a lot of writing work and inspiration in one weekend. Past attendees will tell you there is a lot going on at these conferences.  The full schedule will be announced soon,...

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09/11 Hafez: The Hole In The Flute, A Poem-Making Workshop with Jim Moreno

Posted by on Aug 29, 2016 in Classes, Events | Comments Off on 09/11 Hafez: The Hole In The Flute, A Poem-Making Workshop with Jim Moreno

Does your editor try to write your poem? Or do you allow your love of language, your knocking on the door from the inside, the songs in your heart, your poet, write your verse. Hafez wrote, “The difference between a good artist and a great one is: the novice will often lay down his tool or brush then pick up an invisible club on the mind’s table and helplessly smash the easels and the Jade. Whereas the vintage (artist) no longer hurts himself (or herself) or...

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10/05 Writing Life Journeys with Judy Reeves

Posted by on Aug 17, 2016 in Classes, Events | Comments Off on 10/05 Writing Life Journeys with Judy Reeves

Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living. — Miriam Beard. In this five-session class, we’ll use our pens and notebooks to remember and relive journeys we have taken and bring them to the page in the form of memoir, stories, or personal narrative. Working with our journals, maps, photographs, and mementos, we’ll write journeys remembered and reimagined during in-class writing sessions...

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