April 2024 AWA News

April 2024 AWA News

It's almost time for AWA's biggest fundraiser of the year, Write Around the World! You can also browse all the offerings and sign up on this page. That's most of what's happening for AWA this month, except for our next Ask Me Anything AWA session for AWA Affiliates on...

March 2024 AWA News

March 2024 AWA News

The next issue of Peregrine Journal, which is focused on Caregiving, closes to submissions at the end of this month. We want to read your work! Offer up to three poems or one short piece of prose by Sunday, March 31! The closing of that submission period ushers in the...

February 2024 AWA News

February 2024 AWA News

If you're interested in receiving financial assistance to attend the AWA training program, I want you to know that our deadline to apply for financial assistance for any AWA training in 2024 is tomorrow, February 29! We are considering all requests at once this year...

January 2024 AWA News

January 2024 AWA News

This is one of the longer newsletters that I've sent in a while! So here are the highlights: AWA Press is proud to launch We've Been Put Through Fire & Come Out Divine: Stories of Hope & Survival, an anthology from survivors of sexual violence edited by Mary...

Newsletter for December 2023

Newsletter for December 2023

READ THE WHOLE NEWSLETTER HERE   Dear Friend, We are so grateful to every writer who joined us this year, whether it was for our monthly writes, our marathon of online offerings in May, or weekly in an AWA Affiliate's workshop series. Thanks, also, to the...

Affiliate Newsletter for November 2023

Affiliate Newsletter for November 2023

READ THE WHOLE NEWSLETTER HERE Dear Friend, First, an apology: last month, Dr. Consuelo Meux was mistakenly left off the list of What's Pressing on Our Hearts breakout room facilitators. She's an AWA Board member and an amazing facilitator. We're grateful for her work...

AWA Newsletter: May 2020

AWA Newsletter: May 2020

I have been so moved by the response to Write Around the World, our month-long marathon of donation-based, online writing sessions. Our aim this year was to help, to bring people together to experience the liberation and healing of the AWA method, rather than to raise a specific amount. For that reason, we set variable donation levels—some writers attended for as little as $1.

AWA Newsletter: April 2020

AWA Newsletter: April 2020

Latter from guy howard klopp: “Yes, I really do write my name in all lower case letters—perhaps it is an affectation or maybe just a core belief I have to accomplish great deeds to deserve capitalization.”

AWA Newsletter: March 2020

AWA Newsletter: March 2020

AWA leaders across the country are taking their offerings online to make writing together accessible during this time of isolation. Workshop leaders, if you have an online offering, please post it to our Event Calendar!

AWA Newsletter: February 2020

AWA Newsletter: February 2020

Dear AWA Friends,

The AWA Board had a great time meeting up over video-conference for a series of planning sessions. It was a wonderful way to get to know and orient our new members, Andrea and Guy. They’ll both be introducing themselves in future newsletters. Since we’re happily immersed in AWA’s big picture, we’d love to continue the conversation with you.