Explorer, Extraordinary: Journaling to Support Creative Process

10:00 am
16:00 pm
Paraparaumu Library Meeting Room, 9 Iver Trask Place
Paraparaumu
Explorer, Extraordinary: Journaling to Support Creative Process Date: 10 am-4 pm, Sunday 8 October Location: Paraparaumu Library Meeting Room, 9 Iver Trask Place, Paraparaumu Faculty: Helen Lehndorf Cost: $75 for one day of tuition and refreshments To register contact: kirsten@kahini.org In this workshop, we will expand the definition of what a journal can be and explore how a journaling practice can support and enhance creativity / creative projects. Sometimes a journal can become a container for your thinking process or a place to experiment tangentially to your usual creative habits. Whether you currently have a journaling practice or not, there will be something for you in this workshop. Bring your journal along for a playful, inspiring session with author of journaling book, Write to the Centre, Helen Lehndorf. Limited to 12 participants. To reserve your space contact Kirsten Le Harivel at kirsten@kahini.org. Helen Lehndorf’s book, The Comforter, made the New Zealand Listener’s ‘Best 100 Books of 2012′ list while her poem ‘Wabi-sabi’ was selected for Best New Zealand Poems in 2011. Her second book, a book about the practice of journaling, Write to the Centre was published by Haunui Press in 2016. She writes poetry and non-fiction, and has been published in Sport, Landfall, JAAM, and many other publications. She has an essay in Massey University Press’s forthcoming anthology, ‘Home’.