Albert Flynn DeSilver - Writing as a Path to Awakening (Corte Madera)

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:00pm

In conversation with Melissa Cistaro

Bestselling author Dani Shapiro calls Writing as a Path to Awakening a "lucid, erudite, and compassionate guide." For both writers and non-writers alike, this exciting new book is a mixture of engaging storytelling, dynamic meditations, and innovative writing exercises. Writing as a Path to Awakening invites you on a journey of growth and discovery—to enhance your writing through the practice of meditation, while using the creative process to accelerate your spiritual evolution. 

Join us for a unique and dynamic event featuring a brief talk, writing experience, and book signing.

Albert Flynn DeSilver is an internationally published poet, memoirist (Beamish Boy), novelist, and speaker. He served as Marin County's very first poet laureate from 2008-2010 and now teaches his "Writing as a Path to Awakening" program at Spirit Rock, Esalen, the Omega Institute and at writing conferences nationally. More at

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925
Writing as a Path to Awakening: A Year to Becoming an Excellent Writer and Living an Awakened Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9781622039111
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Published: Sounds True - August 31st, 2017

The best writers say their work seems to come from a source beyond the thinking mind. But how do we access that source? "We must first look inside ourselves and be willing to touch that raw emotional core at the heart of a deeper creativity," writes Albert Flynn DeSilver.