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Hellys Guitar Festival, Cornwall, 26-31 August 2019

Do you love books AND music? Hope to see you at Hellys Music Festival in Helston, Cornwall – come and listen to some great music, bring your children to free workshops and meet the authors every… READ MORE

Writing alone vs writing communities

I’ve been writing for two decades now, initially for myself and in recent years for publication – essays, articles, short stories and even two novels. And I still ask myself the same question as I did… READ MORE

Premonitions (Recognitions, Book II) out soon!

I am thrilled and can hardly wait until the end of the month, for the release of my second novel, Premonitions (the second book in the Recognitions series). I’ve had many messages from readers asking about… READ MORE

Spring: best time for recalculating trajectories!

The French countryside in the spring is like no other place I’ve ever been to. It is not only the fresh smell and watching the browns turning into greens and the greys above us turning blue… READ MORE

3rd Inspired Writing Retreat – 23-24 March, 2019 near Geneva

Come and join us on this wonderful weekend, and find your inspiration and ways to connect to it. Activities include interactive writing, sharing, meditation, yoga, tips from published authors and inspirational leaders, and much more! Designed… READ MORE

Autumn writing inspiration!

As another year is nearing its end and the first snow has fallen this morning on the Jura, the time is ripe for starting new projects that require reflection and introspection. Did you ever want to… READ MORE

Discovering YOUR purpose – near Geneva 15-17 August 2018

What are you doing this summer? Hopefully many great things! Why not do another great thing for yourself and join us at this summer retreat near Geneva – and discover YOUR purpose? A mix of workshops,… READ MORE

International Grief Council UK Retreat – late August 2018

Finding Hope After Loss – Thursday Aug. 30 to Sunday Sept. 2, 2018 A Retreat at Charney Manor, Oxford U.K. (Wantage OX12 0EJ) Come, join us at a charming 13th century Quaker Retreat Center nourished with… READ MORE

Creative, family-friendly retreat near Geneva March 17-18

Come and join us for an Inspired Writing Retreat and boost your creativity – not only for writers, but for anyone who wishes to connect to where the words come from, and write from within. 17-18… READ MORE

How to Shed the Old and Embrace the New

How to Shed the Old and Embrace the New As an old year is now behind us and a New Year of opportunities lies ahead, this is a wonderful time to create a list of what… READ MORE