Way of Story: The Craft & Soul of Writing
- Dates: : 7/11 – 7/15
- Presenter: : Catherine Ann Jones
- Program: : P5-12
- Program Fee: : $150
- 2012 Program Photos
Writing can be a healing function for both author & audience. The transformation of good writing depends on making it one’s own from within. We’ve become lopsided living only in our heads. Writing, in order to serve the soul, must integrate outer craft with the inner world of intuition and feeling.
- For writers of all levels & all narrative forms including plays, screenplays, stories, novels, & memoir
- Seven Steps to Story Structure
- Create memorable characters & dialogue
- Balancing craft with intuitive skills
- Access and free your potential story
Here at last is a professional writer teaching writing, not from theory alone, but from hard practice. This experiential workshop offers a balance of solid craft with intuitive skills.
Catherine Ann Jones is an award-winning playwright & screenwriter whose films include Unlikely Angel (Dolly Parton), The Christmas Wife (Jason Robards), and the television series, Touched By an Angel. She co-wrote the independent film, Angel Passing (Hume Cronyn/Calista Flockhart), which played at Sundance then garnered fifteen awards both in America and abroad. As a New York playwright, ten plays were produced both in and out of New York City as well as several articles and short stories. She has served on the writing faculty at The New School (N.Y.C), University of Southern California (U.S.C.), and the Esalen Institute. A Fulbright Research Scholar to India and winner of the National Endowment for the Arts Award, Ms. Jones, also teaches in the Psyche and Sacred Seminars at Pacifica Graduate Institute. Author of The Way of Story: the Craft & Soul of Writing, she lives in Ojai, works as a story and script consultant, and lectures internationally.