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Summer Writing & Meditation Retreat
at Shambhala Mountain Center, Colorado!

August 14-18, 2019. Experience your creative awakening, peace, insight, and rejuvenation in the Colorado Rockies!

• Innovative Writing Exercises & Time to Write
• Dynamic Meditation and Mindful Movement Experiences
• Connection with Creative Community in a Truly Sublime Location

A daylong of conscious writing and conscious movement with Albert Flynn DeSilver and Saraswati Clere Saturday September 7, 2019 at Green Gulch Zen Center & Farm

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“Wow! I’m taking your course on creativity..[On the Insight Timer app] on the second day and this [has] kickstarted my creativity! I felt a healing around my inner critic that’s been holding me back . I even thought of a song title in my mind and I’m feeling it’s just the beginning of a brand new start . A rebirth.. the door has cracked open to new possibilities. Thanks so much for this I love it!!!”
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“This is such a great course. . . I still feel a struggle in getting back to my biggest passion of acting, but your course is really helping me to make peace with how it is now and to refocus and persevere. Thank you so much!”
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