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About life writing for transformation

Director of Heartspace Writing School, home of Transformative Life Writing with programs around the world. Changing lives, one writer at a time with unforgettable learning tools. Author of Tools of Transformation, Infinity Publishing 2004, Learning to Live, Learning to Love, (published in English, Greek and Russian) and many other books, anthologies and workbooks.

Can you use a little inspiration today?

For Presence by John O’Donohue Awaken to the mystery of being here
 and enter the quiet immensity of your own presence. Have joy and peace in the temple of your senses. Receive encouragement when new frontiers beckon. Respond to the … Continue reading

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One Lucky Kid

One Lucky Kid By Donald L. Hindal –As told to Joanne Klassen  I can still close my eyes and taste the smooth, cold chocolate milk as if I’d just taken a hearty swig. I’m 81 today, but I was barely … Continue reading

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Behind the Cookstove

A Peek Behind the Cook Stove By Peggy Hindal  On a chilly day, if you were looking for my younger sister Mary or me, in our home in rural Iowa, a good place to look was behind the wood-burning cook … Continue reading

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Can You Hear It?

Can you hear it? The sound of 2017 ticking away is running gently in the background. If you look back to witness some of the most important moments for you in the year that is passing, what do you notice? … Continue reading

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Awareness, Triggers and Full Circle Stories

What makes a story satisfying for the writer?
The reader? Let’s look at how to squeeze the nectar from a childhood memory. Continue reading

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Join our September Classes

This is your invitation to join a Heartspace Transformative Writing™ class Learning that Changes Lives Breathe new life into your writing and your relationships Join a light-hearted circle of writers who support one another’s courage and writing Each week explore … Continue reading

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