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Character, Voice and Story

Award-winning author Jana Laiz has been published in a wide range of genres, from young adult fantasy to historical biography, including the timely novel,¬†Weeping Under This Same Moon,¬†a ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Gold Medalist and an International Reading Association Notable Book. A prolific workshop leader, Jana will give flex your writing muscles and […]

Giving Thanks: Memoir Workshop at Norman Rockwell Museum with Jennifer Browdy

Norman Rockwell Museum 9 Glendale Road, Stockbridge

Through a variety of thought-provoking prompts, this pre-Thanksgiving writing workshop will invite reflection on people, places and events for which we have been grateful at different stages of our lives. Author and educator Jennifer Browdy, Ph.D. will share her insights on the importance of purposeful memoir as a tool for cultivating gratitude for our past, […]

Making Magic on the Mountain: Purposeful memoir as a portal to the transformative power of memory and imagination

Bascom Lodge 3 Summit Road, Adams

There was a reason J.K. Rowling chose Mount Greylock, the highest mountain in Massachusetts, as the site for an American school of wizardry. Indeed, visionary writers like Herman Melville, Nathaniel Hawthorne and Henry David Thoreau always sought out the peak of Mount Greylock as a place of creative inspiration, and shamans the world over know […]