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Women Writing Memoir: Writing Women’s Lives


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  • Organizer: Wendy Judith Cutler
  • Date: Wednesdays: October 31 - November 21
  • Start Time: 2pm
  • Event Length: 2 1/2 hours
  • Location: Salt Spring Island Public Library
  • Expires: 6 days, 5 hours

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    Women Writing Memoir: Writing Women’s Lives
    Wednesdays: October 31st through November 21st
    Salt Spring Island Public Library
    winnie@saltspring.com/ 250.653.4286
    You are invited to join a nourishing, creative and supportive circle of women. Experience the richness of memoir and the joy and importance of writing our lives. You will be sensitively guided into personal practice, deep listening, sharing (always with choice) and witnessing as we delve into the craft of telling our own stories.
    Wendy Judith Cutler
    Since arriving on this magical Salt Spring Island, the traditional and unceded territories of the Coast Salish First Nations, I have been able to manifest my intention to create a sacred space for women to feel safe, supported and nourished, encouraged to express their creativity and to form connections with other women.
    “Writing is vital to my life. Facilitating writing workshops since 1978, I relish the opportunity to inspire you to honour the wisdom and power of your own words.”
    Previous Writing and Women’s Studies Professor
    Editor of “Finding Home: Collected Stories from Salt Spring Island Circles of Women” (2018)
    “This collection is produced by members of long-standing circles of women writers
    facilitated by Wendy.”
    Co-Author of “Writing Alone Together: Journalling in a Circle of Women for Creativity, Compassion and Connection” (2014)
    “Part memoir, part writing practice, part inspiration, this book is a multi-voted creation of three passionate and committed journal writers.”

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