09/27 Cultivating Inner Beauty Through Mindfulness and Writing with Lara Eisenberg

Posted by on Aug 26, 2014 in Classes, Events | Comments Off

Lara will be sharing the lessons she has learned in the past 14 years studying psychology, spirituality, trauma healing, mindfulness, and awakening the feminine. Through writing prompts and discussion, we will experience the magic that occurs when women gather in community and strip the layers of self (aka ego) that diminish our light and obscure our truth.We are all here to share our gifts.  The world NEEDS you to embrace all that you are—emotions, thoughts, body,...

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09/14 Reading with Barbarella

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More info coming soon.  This will be the closing event for Fall for Writing

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09/08 Writers Meetup at the Pearl Hotel

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Put down your pen and raise your glass! Come find the SDWI sign at our poolside cabana, indulge in happy hour food and cocktail options, and network with other writers in this fun, casual setting. Mon, Sept 8, 5:30-7:30pm SDWI Writers Meet-up at the Pearl Hotel The Pearl Hotel, 1410 Rosecrans St Free.  Buy your own food and drinks. SDWI Marketing Coordinator Janene Roberts and some SDWI writers at the Pearl...

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10/12 Zine History and Creation with Matt Lewis

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Classes, Events | Comments Off

Workshop Part 1: Just a 90’s trope? Nope! Zines (pronounced “zeens”) and the art of self-publishing have been around a lot longer than Riot Grrl. The likes of Thomas Paine, Ray Bradbury, Phillip K. Dick, Anthony Bourdain and Matt Groening have all gotten their start in DIY publishing, and you can too! You will be told a brief chronology of zines, get to check out hundreds of examples, discuss the importance of self-publishing, and learn the steps to making your...

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10/06 Reading with Timothy Gager and friends

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Timothy Gager is the author of eleven books of short fiction and poetry. His latest The Thursday Appointments of Bill Sloan, is his first novel. He hosts the successful Dire Literary Series in Cambridge, Massachusetts for over twelve years and is the co-founder of Somerville News Writers Festival. His work appears in over 250 journals and nine have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and has been read on National Public Radio   Heather Fowler received her M.A. in...

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