Writing Workshops

Upcoming events that use writing prompts from Farther Along: The Writing Journey of Thirteen Bereaved Mothers to write toward healing and remembrance.

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Events Open to the Community

APRIL 26, MAY 17, SEPTEMBER 13, OCTOBER 18, NOVEMBER 15: WRITING TOWARD HEALING workshops from 9:30 – noon  at Hospice & Palliative CareCenter, 101 Hospice Lane, Building 121, Williams Education & Counseling Center, Winston-Salem, NC. Free and open to anyone grieving a death-related loss. Registration is requested.  To register:  Call 336-768-6157, ext. 1600. See http://hospicecarecenter.org/blog/writing-toward-healing or http://www.carolhenderson.com for more information.


Dottye reads an excerpt from Farther Along as Carol and participants in the Writing Toward Healing symposium listen at the Sawtooth School for Visual Art on March 22.

MARCH 22:  FARTHER ALONG: WRITING TOWARD REFLECTION, SELF-AWARENESS AND HEALING. Sawtooth School for Visual Art, 251 N. Spruce St. Winston-Salem, NC 27101. This symposium is designed for community members and professionals touched by grief and bereavement and for anyone who is interested in reflective writing. 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Registration information and CEU credit through Northwest Area Health Education Center (AHEC) of Wake Forest School of Medicine at http://northwestahec.wfubmc.edu/mura/www/#/event/41315 . Click on: March22 brochure to find a mail-in registration form and a link to the online registration.

Ongoing Writing Groups (See registration information)

ONGOING: Lunch/writing with Bereaved Parents. An offshoot of writing sessions held at Hospice Support of Fauquier County, 42 N. Fifth St., Warrenton, VA. 20186. Contact Betsy Anderson, contributor to Farther Along: The Writing Journey of Thirteen Bereaved Mothers, at 540-272-0229 for more information.

WRITING TOWARD HEALING. 9:30 a.m. – noon at the Project Compassion office in Chapel Hill. Led by Carol Henderson, author of Farther Along: The Writing Journey of Thirteen Bereaved Mothers. The current group is closed. If you’re interested in registering for the next group, contact Jane Walters at Project Compassion:  jane@project-compassion.org


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