WRITING & STORY CIRCLE MEETUPS
TUESDAYS | 10 AM – 12.30 PM
FREE introductory workshops with Befriend host Nicola-Jane le Breton of Story Weavers.
Choose from the Writing Circle or Story Circle – or join in with both! Each workshop is self-contained and will work well as a series. Attend one or all, fortnightly.
Kwinana Writing Circle
A playful introduction to Life Writing, Journalling, Poetry and Nature Writing
A flight of fancy into all kinds of writing that will stretch your creativity, make you laugh, and touch you with stories, poems and reflections discovered and shared. Delve into journalling and life writing, dabble in poetry, delight in word play, develop your metaphors and similes, and discover your unique writing voice.
You will find yourself in a place where you can relax, connect and enjoy, regardless of your writing experience. Suitable for beginners as well as experienced scribes wanting fresh inspiration.
From October 20, Tuesdays fortnightly, 9:45 for 10am start till 12:30pm, including a break for morning tea.
Kwinana Story Circle
By sharing our stories, we emerge as individuals and merge into community. Together we belong.
Rediscover your inner storyteller with myths, wonder tales & folk tales.
Oral storytelling is a lost art now reviving across the world. Traditional folk tales, fairy tales and myths deliver important cultural knowledge and wisdom to each generation. In the space of less than a century, this nourishing pastime largely disappeared from our communities and families.
Nicola recently completed a 13-week training at Emerson College in the UK. In 2019, she helped launch a flourishing storytelling community in Denmark, WA. She is also the creator and instructor of a popular Udemy course, Tell Me A Story:
From October 27, Tuesdays fortnightly, 9:45 for 10am start till 12:30pm, including a morning tea break.
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL, LIMITED PLACES. COMPLETE BEGINNERS ARE MOST WELCOME.
BOOKINGS via Nicola: 0421 633 124 or [email protected]
What to bring:
• paper & pens
• snack or morning tea to share
• Gold coin donation for cuppa
This activity runs in partnership with Befriend, a social enterprise that exists to support inclusive, connected communities. Befriend is dedicated to making a difference in our local communities by connecting people to reduce social isolation & offering events that are totally inclusive of everyone 18+.
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