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Playing With Words: Mindful Writing Retreat

Immerse yourself in a peaceful setting and tap into your inner creativity through, meditation, mindfulness practices and guided writing exercises. This retreat is aimed at helping you find inspiration, clarity, and rejuvenation as you connect with fellow writers in a calming atmosphere.

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26 Apr 2024 - 28 Apr 2024

The Briery Retreat & Conference Centre, Ilkley, LS29 9BW

This retreat is led by Lauri Bower and Teri West

Event Highlights:

  • Guided Mindfulness Meditation: Start and finish each day with guided and silent meditations in the Plum Village tradition, to enhance your focus. Experience shorter contemplations based on the writing exercises throughout each day
  • Writing Workshops: Engage in inspiring writing workshops led by experienced instructors to develop confidence and creativity
  • Community Building: Connect with like-minded writers and mindfulness practitioners in a supportive and welcoming community
  • Personal Reflection Time: Enjoy some time for personal reflection and journaling
  • Nutritious Meals: Savour nourishing vegan meals with a short meditation before eating and some silent eating time for truly appreciating the food
  • Freedom: to give time and space for writing, and to explore what your writing can offer you in terms of leaving behind any pre-conceived notions of writing – who, why, and what it’s forA new way to enjoy your mindfulness practice.

How to attend

For more information about this retreat, please click through to the booking page below.

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