Write In the New Year!

January 3, 2021 - 2:00pm

Come write in the new year  Saturday, January 3rd at 2-4 p.m. CST/ 3-5 p.m. EST/ 1-3 p.m. MST/ 12-2 p.m. PST.

Join a warm and lively writing circle (over Zoom) to welcome ourselves and each other to this much-needed new year. Through vibrant writing prompts and listening to one another, we’ll discover more about our deepest wishes, wildest dreams, and clearest visions. Everyone gets a packet of writing prompts to play with beyond the class and a chance to make some new writing pals from across the land.

This class is $36 in honor of the Jewish tradition of Chai, a Hebrew letter that’s also the number 18 ($36 is double Chai) and represents good luck and sweet life. Space is limited.

Writing for Healing & Transformation Sampler

January 7, 2021 - 6:30pm
January 28, 2021 - 8:30pm

Come write your way into 2021–and replenish your health, spirit, and imagination! In this workshop, writer and facilitator Joy Roulier Sawyer and former Kansas poet laureate Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg will guide you through a number of juicy topics designed to nourish emotional & physical health. This four-week workshop is a project of Replenish, a group of creatives, writers, and healers who help people replenish their creative spirits and well-being. More here.

Your Right Livelihood Training

February 19, 2021
May 2, 2021
online, Zoom, and in-person

Your work—whether it’s in the arts, social justice, community service, healing, or social change—can bring you greater purpose and joy. Your work can also help others find and amplify the voices and visions so needed for our communities, culture, and planet. This three-month training meets you where you are to help you map out your individualized path. Mentored by experienced teachers and side-by-side with participants as committed as you are, you can discover and develop best practices for meaningful work, art, and service.

This comprehensive training with Laura Packer and Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg begins with a retreat (via online and Zoom) followed by a 10-week online class with weekly Zoom sessions with visiting teachers, one-on-one coaching, and lots of support and guidance. We end with an in-person retreat April 30 – May 2 at the beautiful Unity Village in Kansas City, Mo.

More info. here, and please sign up for our 10 free weekly guides on life and livelihood as well as small group coaching session.

Brave Voice: Writing & Singing For Your Life

May 16, 2021
May 21, 2021
White Memorial Camp
Council Grove, Kansas

Please join Kelley Hunt and Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg for our annual 6-day retreat to dive into writing, singing, and songwriting, and surface with new work, collaborative creations, a community that supports your artistic development, and a renewed vision of your life. Our 16th annual Brave Voice will be held May 16-21 in the beautiful Flint Hills of Kansas with plenty of time and space for you to create, connect, and come home to yourself and your imagination. More at

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