A Writing Adventure – new course with Claire Williamson

Wednesday, 1 January 2014

Just had news of this new eight week course in Bristol, UK with poet Claire Williamson:

A Writing Adventure


Unlocking the creative process and understanding how it meets your personality is the key to engaging with your originality, whatever your project or hopes for writing may be.

As a seasoned writer, or as a beginner, this eight week course will place you in the heart of your writer’s life, through creative exercises, discussion and gentle guidance.

Titles of each session are as follows:

The place where you live; Songs for the heart; Paths through the forest; Where the river flows free.

Half Term

Meetings at the lake; Dark nights and bright stars; Holding all in your hands; Coming home to yourself.

The Elephant House, 1 Dean Street, Bedminster. BS3 1BG.

8 Tuesday mornings 10.30am-12.30pm: 21 January/ 28 January/ 4 February/ 11 February/ Half Term/ 25 February/ 4 March/ 11 March/ 18 March

Some feedback from 2013 workshops:

‘I feel it has threaded my writerly self back together. I am now more internally connected and hopeful for forward movement within my writing/creative expression.’ Glenn

‘A very warm, relaxing experience, facilitated with great sensitivity.’ Allison

‘I am writing again! I know more about what helps me write and what may get in the way.’ Carmen

‘I very much enjoyed the energy, fun, humour and group dynamics of the course. Very well planned and skippered.’ Annie

Claire Williamson is author of two narrative poetry collections (Ride On and The Soulwater Pool).

She is Programme Leader on Metanoia’s MSc in Creative Writing for Therapeutic Purposes and has worked for over twenty years in collaboration with organisations such as :Welsh National Opera, University of Bristol, Poetry Can, Show of Strength Theatre, Firebird Theatre, NHS, Music Box, The Poetry Slam, Opera North.

Price £200.00 for eight weeks. Maximum 8 people. Tea, coffee and chocolate biscuits included.

To register for your place call Claire Williamson on 0777 999 7661 or emailinfo@clairewilliamson.co.uk