Here is a special treat for all of you storytellers, writers, aspiring authors and anyone that loves to put pen to paper. This is a powerful conversation about voice, truth & writing your way through this incredible & sometimes heartbreaking life. Introducing NYT Best Selling Author Laura Munson. We chat about creativity, finding our voice & truth, mining our lives, the inner critic, creating a writers statement, creating scene and we do a writing exercise at the end that is sure to have you dive deep into your soul to mine for the gold that your life is meant to express. Grab a cup of tea or a glass of wine, your journal & come play with us.
Laura Munson is the author of the New York Times and international bestselling memoir This Is Not The Story You Think It Is: A Season of Unlikely Happiness (Amy Einhorn/Putnam 2010) which Book of the Month Club named one of the best books of the year. It has been published in nine countries and has been featured in Vanity Fair, Elle, Redbook, Time, Newsweek, Washington Post, Publisher’s Weekly and many other newspapers, magazines, and online venues across the globe. Laura is the founder of Haven Writing Retreats, which Open Road Media ranked in the top five writing retreats in the United States, and speaks and teaches on the subject of voice and empowerment through creativity at conventions, corporations, universities and schools, retreat and wellness centers. Her work has been published in the New York Times, the New York Times Magazine, O. Magazine, The Week, Huffington Post, Redbook, Woman’s Day, Good Housekeeping, Ladies Home Journal, More Magazine, Time Magazine, Newsweek, The Sun, The Shambhala Sun, Big Sky Journal and others. She has appeared on Good Morning America, The Early Show, WGN, many NPR stations, Hay House radio, as well as other media including London’s This Morning and Australia’s Sunrise. She lives in Montana with her family.