Walking Writing Talking, May-June 2022

3 pairs of Friday morning walks by Glasgow’s River Kelvin with Sukhema (aka Larry Butler)   What I take with me, what I leave behind, are of less importance than what I discover along the way. from In Praise of Walking by Thomas A. Clark Glasgow Botanic Gardens A pair of strolls on 6 & […]

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Walking With Words in Perth

In August 2021, Lapidus Scotland co-hosted a ‘Walking With Words’ event with Culture Perth & Kinross as part of their ‘Pop-Out Perth’ Festival. An open event, the public were invited to sign up for a place on an informal team of writers and observers. The event began with poet and facilitator Andy Jackson outlining the […]

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Living Our Dying: Glasgow workshops

8 weekly workshops for people living in the Glasgow area, partly based on the book Living Our Dying Thursdays 17 February to 7 April, 13.30-15.30, Kibble Palace, Glasgow Botanic Gardens “I love this book – it will not only help you die a good death, it will strengthen you to live a good life.” Richard […]

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Crossing Thresholds online facilitator training (autumn 2021)

Crossing Thresholds is a Lapidus Scotland on-line 12-hour training course for facilitators of reading, writing and storytelling for wellbeing. Saturday 16 October 2021 from 2 to 6pm Wednesday 27 October from 2:30 to 4:30pm Wednesday 10 November from 2:30 to 4:30pm Saturday 20 November from 2 to 6pm (Priority will be given applicants who can […]

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Walking & Writing

Our Walking & Writing sessions have started, and there are more events coming up in the weeks ahead. All events are free, but please book a place via the Eventbrite links below. where you’ll find more details about the walks and the writers. Walking & Writing is a series of sessions in parks and green […]

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AGM & Anthology launch, 5 May 2021

Lapidus Scotland warmly invites you to their online Annual General Meeting event, followed by the launch of our new anthology, Seven Journeys. Both events take place on Wednesday 5 May 2021. The AGM and the launch are linked, but separate, events, so you can come to either or both. Book your place for the AGM […]

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Crossing Thresholds: online facilitator training

Schedule This Lapidus Scotland online programme for facilitators of reading, writing and storytelling for wellbeing consists of 12 hours of training, taking place as follows: Saturday 24th April 2021 from 2 to 6pm Wednesday 5th May from 2:30 to 4:30pm Wednesday 19th May from 2:30 to 4:30pm Saturday 5th June from 2 to 6pm Priority […]

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The Burn Flows into the Sea (poems)

2020 was a difficult year, when we were all aware of absent friends – those who have died, and those whom we have been unable to see, for whatever reason. On Friday 6 November 2020, as part of the To Absent Friends festival, artist, writer and Lapidus Scotland facilitator Jane Walker led an online writing […]

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