The Words for Wellbeing Organisation

Words Work Well for All: SESSIONS

We are excited to welcome back ‘Words Work Well for All’ sessions this May! The sessions explore ways in which words and writing can inspire and help us through difficult times and beyond. Sessions are free and open to all abilities. ‘Writing the Garden’ FREE Creative Writing the Garden sessions starting 1st May 2.30 – […]

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Whatton Lodge 2019: Crossing Thresholds

A Lapidus Scotland Residential Workshop for Facilitators and Organisers of Reading, Writing and Storytelling for Wellbeing. 20th to 22nd September 2019 Friday from 5pm till Sunday 5pm at Whatton Lodge, Gullane, East Lothian   Whatton Lodge is located on Hill Road, Gullane in East Lothian, overlooking Gullane Bay. It offers spectacular views over the Firth […]

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End of Life Choices?

Screening of two short films A free event organised by Lapidus Scotland and members of the Glasgow Die-a-log group Monday 29 April 2019, 7.00 – 9.30pm Centre for Contemporary Arts 350 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3JD Screening of two short films: Die-a-log (20 minutes, dir. Shantiketu) The Last Companion (30 minutes, actor Pene Herman-Smith, dir. […]

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Writing in the Garden

with Woodlands Community Garden Free Writing the Garden sessions starting Tuesday 8 January – 12 February 2019 2-4pm There’s a lot in common between writing and gardening. Both start small – seeds & words – and grow from there. The stories of growing can make up a story or a poem or a great diary […]

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Walking with Words

January is full of wellbeing intentions, to eat more healthily, to get fit, to write more.  Nothing beats doing all three together. We’ve had a mild start to the year with plenty sunshine. Last week I strolled over the wooded hill behind the house and down to the river, with an apple, my new Christmas notebook, and a half-chewed pencil in my pocket.It’s an easy […]

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