Friday, January 18, 2013

Writing From Stillness

Acrylic on board by Niamh Boyce 2009

“When you are present, the world is truly alive.”  
Natalie Goldberg

Shirley McClure is facilitating a one-day workshop of creative writing. I've attended Shirley's Writing From The Body workshop and it was a day well spent, she's such an experienced, creative and calm facilitator.
Writing from Stillness invites you to slow down and connect with your own creativity. Simple mindfulness techniques are used prior to writing.

It is suitable for beginners & people who have been writing for a while.
Group limited to 12 participants.
When : 24th February 2013 from 10.00 – 17.00
Where : Wilton Hotel, Southern Cross Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow
Ample free parking. Within walking distance of the Dart.
Cost: €55, unwaged €45
Tea/ coffee provided.  
Enquiries/ booking: 086-603 4481  

About Shirley:
Winner of  Cork Literary Review's Manuscript  Competition 2009, runner-up in the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award 2009 and  shortlisted for the Strokestown International Poetry Competition 2012, Shirley McClure's début collection, Who's Counting? (Bradshaw Books) was published in 2010. A practitioner & teacher of bodywork, Shirley has been working in adult education for almost thirty years, & runs a number of creative writing classes.

1 comment:

Donna Hole said...

Interesting picture.