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Memoir Writing as Healing: A Journey of Self-Discovery

By July 11, 2023April 12th, 2024Blog, Deals, Events

Do you yearn to explore your own story? Are you seeking a transformative experience that combines the power of self-expression with healing? Look no further. In this Vitality Vibes Mini Workshop, Yuri Chicovsky and Liz Evans take you on a journey into the world of memoir writing and how it facilitates personal growth and wellness.

Discovering the Healing Effects of Memoir Writing

Yuri Chicovsky comes from a family of writers. He has been putting pen to paper since the age of 5. Despite initial discouragement from his grandfather, who believed career writing was limited to crafting Hallmark cards, Yuri forged his path and eventually found immense joy in teaching Memoir Writing Classes. Throughout his memoir writing workshops, he guides students to delve into their pasts with curiosity and a sense of wonder.

The Power of Trust and Community

One of the highlights of this mini Vitality Vibes workshop is the importance of working with a trusted teacher. Liz shares her experiences from past Memoir Writing Classes, emphasizing the importance of finding a mentor who can nurture your creative journey. Yuri and Liz discuss how building a writing community is vital for personal growth. There is a sacredness to creating a support system around individuals’ stories. 

Memoir Writing for All

One of the most inspiring aspects of this workshop is the inclusive nature of memoir writing. Contrary to popular belief, this creative expression is not limited to seasoned writers alone. Writers and non-writers alike are encouraged to embark on this transformative journey. This workshop creates a safe space for all storytellers, providing an open platform for self-discovery and growth.

Unlock the Healing Power of Your Life Stories

Memoirs offer a powerful avenue for healing through the exploration and sharing of poignant memories. Within the supportive environment of the ongoing group class, students will gain valuable writing tools and form lasting bonds with fellow writers. Seasoned instructor Yuri Chicovsky will ignite your creative sparks. He gently guides students with thought-provoking prompts and constructive critique to help shape their narrative. Join us and discover the immense healing power of transforming your life stories into art.

Participate in the In-Person Workshop

For those eager to dive into the world of memoir writing, an in-person workshop awaits! Mark your calendars for August 8th, from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM, as Yuri and Liz welcome you to Wellspring Vitality. A workshop fee of $25 is suggested as a thank-you for Yuri’s expertise.

This introductory workshop sets the stage for an ongoing group class, with the next session scheduled for August 22nd from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM.  Every Tuesday from 530-630 pm is a class to help you as you create your memoir. There is no better time to start than the end of summer as your writing time increases over the winter months. The cost for the ongoing workshop is by donation. However, it will be a $15 suggested donation. Wellspring is donating the space for this event. All proceeds go to Yuri and his work in the community.

 

Secure Your Spot Today

RSVP by calling us at (970) 872-9355 or fill out this Google Form to reserve your place in this workshop. Be prepared to embark on a journey of self-discovery and unleash the healing potential that resides within your unique story. Together, we will uncover the transformative power of memoir writing and embrace the cathartic release from sharing our truths with others.

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