I believe in the transformative power of our stories and in our innate ability to write into greater courage, resilience, and creativity. As a writer, educator, creativity consultant, coach, and former Kansas Poet Laureate, I work with people to live our truest stories. See my essays, poems, interviews & songs here, and my books here. My latest events are here.
Poetry Playhouse: Join this lively and evocative online writing workshop to make poetry and community Jan. 9-Feb. 26. You'll create a big body of new poetry along the way too. Early bird rate ends 12/1. More here
Workshops & Meetings That Change You and the World: Join Joy Roulier Sawyer and me for this vibrant workshop starting Jan. 8. More here.
Live a More Creative Life
Receive a weekly care package full of inspiration and imagination, plus writing guide & cool perks. More here.
Tell My Your Truest Story: Listen to my pandemic podcast featuring Kelley Hunt, Harriet Lerner, David Abram and Stephanie Mills, Lyn Ford and Joseph Bruchac, Kevin Willmott, and Harriet Lerner. More here.
Your Right Livelihood
Join Kathryn Lorenzen and me for the 2023 Your Right Livelihood class Feb. 19-April 16 to discover and put into action the work – whether livelihood, service, art, or purpose – that calls to you. Guided by seasoned mentors and visionary visiting teachers, his is a perfect immersion for people ready for a career shift, retirement focus, or new launch into the work you love. Learn more at our workshops and coaching sessions:
- Your Calling, Your Livelihood, Your Life – workshop through the Transformative Language Arts Network, Zoom, 1-3 p.m. CT, Sat., Dec. 3, details here
- I Don’t Know What I Want To Do But It’s Not This: Small Group Coaching – 7-8 CT., Wed., Jan. 4, Zoom, only $9.99, details here.
- Generate Work As a Writer, Coach or Facilitation– workshop through the Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow on Zoom, 3-4:30 p.m. CT, Sat., Jan. 7, more here.
- Will Create for Love and Money: Small Group Coaching – 7-8 p.m. CT, Sun., Feb. 5, Zoom, only $9.99, more here.
Want to find out more? Please visit our website and set up a free discovery call.
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