Catherine Ann Jones, a Fulbright Scholar studying
shamanism in south India, holds a graduate degree in depth
psychology and archetypal mythology from Pacifica Graduate
Institute where she has also taught. She also served on graduate
faculties at The New School University (NYC) and U.S.C. (LA)
as well as the Esalen and Omega Institutes. Catherine is an award-
winning author, playwright with twelve plays produced (NEA award, etc.), and
screenwriter Unlikely Angel (Dolly Parton), The Christmas Wife (Julie Harris & Jason
Robards) nominated for four Emmys, and the popular TV series Touched by an Angel.
Her books include The Way of Story: The Craft & Soul of Writing, Heal Your Self with
Writing (Nautilus Book Award 2014), Freud’s Oracle, and What Story Are You Living?
Over 51,000 subscribers to her six online courses at DailyOM.com. Catherine leads
workshops both in the States, UK., Europe, Middle East, and Asia. www.wayofstory.com
What People Are Saying
“As an accomplished writer and teacher, Catherine Ann Jones brings healing balm for
anyone’s soul. Through her probing questions and exercises, students are often led far
beyond their wounds and pain into the realm of deep healing.” – Jeff
“Catherine Ann Jones is a Master Teacher.” – Sylvie
“Amazing. It’s like you’ve written the course especially for me. I have been in conflict
and just wanted to express my gratitude and the peace that seems to be getting stronger
the more I read and absorb of your work.” – Ingrid
“Catherine’s teachings, insight and generosity are truly remarkable. Thank you!” –
“To the point and straight to the heart. I am so grateful to have found through writing in
each exercise… New perspectives…new directions…new intentions.” – Cali
“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.” – Catherine Ann Jones, NY TIMES
The Way of Story offers an integrative approach to writing narrative, combining solid craft with the experiential discovery of the intangible dimensions of writing, because craft alone is not enough.
This unique, experiential workshop is for writers of all levels and all narrative forms – both fiction and non-fiction – including plays, screenplays, short stories, novels, and memoirs.
• Create memorable characters and dialogue • Balance craft with intuitive skills • Access and free your potential story
“At last, a working, professional writer who teaches writing!”
“Your structure gave my story wings. I’ve never been so clear on what I want to write.”
“A spiritual experience as well as practical.”
“Catherine Ann Jones is in possession of a powerful talent … nothing is more rare in my opinion.” – Norman Mailer
“The Way of Story gives writers a rich grounding in story structure while helping them free their inner voices and visions. A rare gift, she has made a difference.” – Ron Bozman, Oscar-winning producer, The Silence of the Lambs