Journaling with the Poet Mary Oliver - Carla Pineda
A journaling class with Carla Pineda.
Join Carla as she introduces you to using a personal journal and poetry from Mary Oliver to connect to nature and to your own self. Learn about journal basics. Listen to the words of one of America’s most loved poets. Find your own rhythm on the page as you journey in nature both through your imagination and on a short “wandering” down High St. If you'd like to, plan to bring a cell phone in order to use the camera to take a nature picture to use as a prompt. Carla will draw from Mary Oliver's poems and her essays in the as she guides the conversation and discusses the style of using poetry and other writings as a writing prompt for a new or ongoing journaling commitment.
Carla has a background in counseling, is a certified spiritual director, and a workshop/retreat leader. She has used a journal personally for over 25 years as a tool for reflection and personal growth. An avid reader, Carla has also led book study groups for decades.