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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‘Owning Tomorrow Without Fear’: Kate Hendry reviews Seven Journeys

I read these poems as I read everything these days – seeking out words of wisdom, tips on how, in Pat Sutherland’s words to ‘own… tomorrow without fear.’ The many contributors to this reflective and moving collection suggest I’m not alone in finding poetry a source of nourishment. But what is it about poetry in […]

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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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tarantella: an online renga

tarantella an online renga written in March & April 2021 by members of Kibble Scribblers white hail stones bounce drumming universal rhythms our eyes bulge – bright smiles prattle patter on the tin roof prayers as fragrant offerings rise sweating on bikes spring showers seep to our bones we like indoors best holy fires within […]

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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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