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1817 Central Avenue, #302
Charlotte, NC 28205

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April 2018

Open Studio

April 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until May 31, 2018

Charlotte Lit, 1817 Central Avenue, #302
Charlotte, NC 28205
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Open writing time for members. Bring your current writing project (or respond to our weekly prompt) and a bag lunch. Hot and cold beverages provided.

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May 2018

Art and Archetype: Seeing the Pattern Beneath the Story

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until May 16, 2018

Charlotte Lit, 1817 Central Avenue, #302
Charlotte, NC 28205
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Free - $195 8 tickets left

RESCHEDULED: Three Sessions: May 2, 9, 16. Heaven-Hell-Hero; Mother-Maiden-Crone; Sun-Moon-Stars—these motifs, and hundreds of others, make up the Archetypes of the Collective Unconscious. C. G. Jung understood archetypes to be the original patterns or prototypes through which we comprehend all experience—lenses through which we perceive and make sense of the world and tell stories about it. In this class, we’ll enrich our reading and writing lives by learning how writers and artists use the Hero’s Journey and other archetypal motifs…

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From the Bedside Table: Jump-Start Your Writing with What You’re Reading

May 2 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Charlotte Lit, 1817 Central Avenue, #302
Charlotte, NC 28205
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Free - $65 12 tickets left

Love to read? Love to write but struggle with ideas and motivation? Why not use your love of reading to spur your writing? All great writers are avid readers—we have to be! This seminar has a clear mission: to get you writing and keep you writing. We will have a discussion around reading, use excerpts from published works for directed writing sessions, then discuss what we produce to further develop your ideas and insights. You'll leave with new beginnings, fresh…

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Write Your Way Around the World: Travel Writing that Pays

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Charlotte Lit, 1817 Central Avenue, #302
Charlotte, NC 28205
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Free - $130 3 tickets left

Travel writing is a job many people dream about. Now, learn how to make that dream come true! This class will help new writers learn how to develop ideas, approach editors, write articles and travel the world for free. In-class exercises and thoughtful critiques will help you hone your writing skills and get one step closer to getting published.

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Scrivener Basics: Unlocking the Best Software for Writers

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Charlotte Lit, 1817 Central Avenue, #302
Charlotte, NC 28205
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Free - $65 11 tickets left

Scrivener is an invaluable piece of software for writing and organizing a book-length project—when you know how to use it. Developed by writers for writers, it does so much, but how do you know where to begin? How do you customize it for the way you work, and what can you leave aside? This half-day course will enable you to unlock Scrivener's most important features and leave ready to work. If you bring your laptop with work in progress, you'll…

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Listening for Soul: Journal Writing as Contemplative Practice

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Charlotte Lit, 1817 Central Avenue, #302
Charlotte, NC 28205
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Free - $65 5 tickets left

When practiced with intention, journal writing can be an effective tool for greater self-awareness, a practice of deep personal inquiry. In this seminar, we'll discover techniques for uncovering the inner lining of life's major and minor happenings, getting a glimpse of the ways soul perceives and experiences the daily round. You'll leave the session with more clarity about some aspect of your life and with new passion for transcribing your soul's mythic journey, with all its deep longings and surprising…

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