Your potential self is infinite

Dear writer, I’ve been quiet lately. I’ve given my body and mind some well-deserved rest, mostly without words. At least not my words. I spent quite a bit of time reading other people’s words. Lavishing in their stories, their use of language. I have given myself and my website time and space to rest. For […]

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Let you writing bloom this spring

Dear readers and writers, Spring is slowly coming here in Bayern. Some of my favourite childhood flowers have already started to bloom: snowdrops, sweet violets, and spring crocuses. Despite the health-related challenges I’ve been facing lately, the idea of nature regularly renewing itself gives me both strength and hope. It is in nature that we find our way […]

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Munich Stories 2016 is here

Dear friends, I’m excited about the publishing of the collaborative book Munich Stories 2016 by Kyfio Publishing UG. It is already available for sale here, with world-wide shipping, and will also be sold on Nov 12th at The Munich Readery, where we’ll have our book launch, starting at 7 pm. This was an exciting four-week project and a great team effort. Six writers […]

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Writing in Munich and elsewhere

Dear writer, Life has been throwing me a lot of lemons lately, but not when it comes to writing and spreading writing-related joy. Here are some exciting developments that keep both of us busy writing and growing. Creative-Writing-in-Munich Finally, we have a Creative-Writing-in-Munich group! When I moved to Munich in April 2016, I was looking for such […]

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Registration for The Story Intensive is open

Dear writers, Just like last year, I am happy to be a faculty member in an amazing writing programme ran by the talented Sarah Selecky. The Story Intensive is built upon The Story Course (previously known as Story is a State of Mind), which Margaret Atwood calls “smart, encouraging, practical”. (Btw, if you sign up for […]

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Connect to Yourself First in the Purple Rain

Today, I feel honoured and humbled to be in the spotlight on Sarah Selecky’s website. Working with Sarah is Big Magic. Being a teacher in The Story Intensive each fall is one of the most rewarding experiences of my life. It does not get much better than this. Read more about my Story Intensive experience, my writing process, […]

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