Reduce Your Stress, the Write Way {video}

Take this workshop with me for free thanks to Rutland Regional Medical Center's Community Education Program   Read my follow-up post on the Transformative Language Arts Network's blog: When Writing for Stress Relieve Makes you Anxious.

‘Voice Quest’ Online

I realized with a shock that in the process of severing ties with my body I had lost my voice, my knowledge of true self. And I wanted it back. – Joanna Tebbs Young I am very excited to announce that I will be offering a 6-week version of my workshop, "Voice Quest: Writing Your … Continue reading ‘Voice Quest’ Online


Fall Workshops scheduled

Journal to the Self: An Expressive Writing Group A new on-going writing group beginning September 9th. A Woman's Quest: An Expressive Writing Circle A new on-going writing group beginning October 3rd. Details here:

“Get Writing, Express”

Announcing! The "Get Writing, Express" Series Intro to Journaling/Expressive Writing workshops at The Writers' Room at Allen House Starts Saturday, January 26 and continues on the last Saturday of each month Three sessions/topics per day per month on a rotating basis DETAILS HERE

Un(b)Lock your Creativity: Expressive Writing as a Key

"Thanks to this workshop I was able to, not only visualize my completed manuscript, but actually finish it!" – R.C. "Joanna's Creativity Workshop facilitates deep insights with startling ease; the often-overlooked pathways to Self that are revealed are often beautiful and always true." - F.H. Drawing on the wisdom of experts such as Natalie Goldberg (Writing … Continue reading Un(b)Lock your Creativity: Expressive Writing as a Key

Horace Greeley Writers’ Symposium: Oct 20

I am honored to have been asked to present at the annual Horace Greeley Writers' Symposium once again this year. Coming up on October 20th in Poultney, Vermont, this is a small and cozy conference where you will have the chance to chat and write with other passionate and talented writers. Below is the press … Continue reading Horace Greeley Writers’ Symposium: Oct 20

Rutland, VT Writers Groups – updated 9/12

Please help me (and our fellow writers) by letting me know about your Vermont writing group or conference. When we first moved back to Vermont I was trying to find a writer's group to connect with and it wasn't easy. I did eventually find one through some round-about internet and email networking. Yesterday I noticed … Continue reading Rutland, VT Writers Groups – updated 9/12

Fall 2012 Workshops at The Writers’ Room

"I have learned [in this class that] I am probably wiser about things than I was allowed to believe about myself as a child... I love the structure of this class -- the prompts give me focus and purpose for what follows. The prompts send me places I didn't intend to go or didn't know … Continue reading Fall 2012 Workshops at The Writers’ Room

Workshop Announced: Natural Wisdom

Natural Wisdom: Writing and Art as Spiritual Voice Sundays, October 2, 9, 16, 23; 12-2PM Grace Congregational Church, Rutland, Vermont   The trill of birdsong, the crash of waves… the exquisite voice of Mother Earth. How does the language of nature speak to you and inspire your own voice? In this 4-week workshop we will … Continue reading Workshop Announced: Natural Wisdom