Announcements

JOURNALING FOR WELLNESS at the Jewish Public Library.

JOURNALING FOR WELLNESS at the Jewish  Public Library.
Join us at the JPL for a creative and soothing workshop which teaches:
  1. What is journaling?
  2. The health & wellness benefits of journaling
  3. A personal self-discovery journey
  4. Documenting your history
  5. Let’s set-up your journal
  6. Writing & spiritual time with a writer’s meditation
  7. Sharing the experience
Participants need to attend with a personal journal.
Schedule:
Tuesday, May 7
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
Tuesday, May 14
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
Registrants may attend all sessions.
Location:
Jewish Public Library
5151 Chem. de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
Montréal, QC, H3W 1M6, Canada
For more info:

BLOSSOM INTO A WRITER at the Cummings Centre

BLOSSOM INTO A WRITER at the Cummings Centre
Spring into Creative Writing @ The Cummings Centre.
WRITE ABOUT IT with Suzanne Reisler Litwin.

Join our Online or In Person Creative Writing Classes.

 

ONLINE:
LIT 376 – Write About It – Wednesdays, May 1 – June 5, 1-2:30 pm, 6 Classes.
LIT 376-01 – Write About It – Wednesdays, June 19 & 26, 1-2:30 pm, 2 Classes.
LIT 376-02 – Write About It – Wednesdays, August 7 & 14, 1-2:30 pm, 2 Classes.
IN PERSON:
LIT 376-04 – Write About It – Tuesdays, May 28 – June 18, 12-1:30 pm, 4 Classes.
Spring/Summer Registration starts on Monday, April 8, 9:00 am.
Limited Registration.
For more info:

WRITING YOUR MEMOIR at Concordia University

WRITING YOUR MEMOIR at Concordia  University

Spring into a creative writing class with me.
Memoirs aren’t just for people in the senior chapters of their lives.
If you’re old enough to be in this course, you’ve lived through a lot.
You have a story that’s unique, one which deserves to be written for posterity… or maybe for a publisher with an audience eager to learn from your experiences.
Online Class at Concordia University, in the Centre for Continuing Education.

Writing Your Memoir – Course Code: CEJN
134
April 4 – June 6, Thursdays
18:00-21:00 p.m.
10 weeks of creativity.
From the comforts of your home, let’s write your
memoir in a personal unique way.
For more info:
https://www.concordia.ca/cce/courses/cejn-134-writing-your-memoir.html

Journaling for Wellness Workshop – October 17, 7-9 pm.

Journaling for Wellness Workshop – October 17, 7-9 pm.

Journaling for Wellness Workshop

Let’s set-up your journal and start the journey of wellness for yourself.
It’s your time with you, your words & thoughts.
Journaling for Wellness Workshop, Tuesday, October 17th, 7-9 pm, online.
Enjoy a beautiful, soothing 2 hour workshop which teaches:
1. What is journaling?
2. The health & wellness benefits of journaling
3. A personal self-discovery journey
4. Documenting your history
5. Let’s set-up your journal – the participants will need to have a new journal present
6. Writing & spiritual time with a writer’s meditation
7. Sharing the experience
-Limited Registration, reserve your seat today!
Click here for more information and/or to register.

Write About It at The Cummings Centre

Write About It at The Cummings Centre
LOVE TO WRITE? ❤️
Fall in love with Creative Writing @ The Cummings Centre.
WRITE ABOUT IT with Suzanne Reisler Litwin.
Join our Online ZOOM Creative Writing Class.
And… Do it from the comforts of your home. 🙂
LIT 176 – Session 1 – Write About It – Wednesdays, October 4 – November 22th, 1-2:30 pm, 8 Classes.
LIT 176-01 – Session 2 – Write About It – Wednesdays, December 6 & 13, 1-2:30 pm, 2 Classes.
IN PERSON CLASS – Write Your Memoir – Tuesdays, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 1-2:30, 3 Classes.
Fall Registration starts on Monday, August 21, 2023, 9:00 am.
Limited Registration.
Click on the link for more information.

Writing For Children at Concordia University

Writing For Children at Concordia University

Come take a fun Creative Writing Course with me this Fall.
Learn how to Write For Children and improve your writing skills from the comforts of your home.
Online with Concordia University – Centre for Continuing Education.
Zoom Course – CEJN 118 – Writing For Children
Thursdays 6:00-9:00 pm. September 14 – November 16, 10 classes.
Course Information & Registration at:

Link:  https://www.concordia.ca/cce/courses/cejn-118-writing-for-children.html

Join me at The Wellness Weekend

Join me at The Wellness Weekend
I will be at The Wellness Weekend on September 8-10, 2023.
In a beautiful relaxing country setting, enjoy two writing workshops with me, Writing by Candlelight and Journaling & Wellness.
It has been a long 4 years since we all came together for an amazing weekend at CAMP! We are thrilled to announce that The Wellness Weekend is back September 8th-10th! New location and new collaborations.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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This year we have teamed up with two amazing NON-PROFIT organizations. The Cummings Centre a 50+ Community Centre in the heart of Montreal and Camp B’nai Brith of Montreal, a sleepaway camp for kids, in the Laurentians just over an hour outside of Montreal. The proceeds for this weekend are going to both organizations. In addition, with a purchase of this weekend, you will receive a tax receipt for up-to half the purchase. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
We have amazing activities planned for the weekend, including fitness, art, nutrition lectures, writing workshops, pickle ball, rock-climbing, dance, music, canoeing, paddle boarding, campfires and so much more. All activities will be led by a dream team of specialists in their field. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
We hope you will consider coming together again for this all-inclusive weekend of Fitness, Friendships and Fun. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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We have something for everyone, but most importantly, it is a time to connect and reconnect with yourself and others. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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Relive your camp days and book a cabin with friends or stay in the retreat centre with two to a room and a full bathroom for each room. ⠀⠀
Check out the site to learn about all the amazing activities!
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We hope to see you there!!!⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
To learn more go to www.wellnessweekend.ca

A Creative Summer Awaits You!

A Creative Summer Awaits You!
A Creative Summer Awaits You!
Write About It with Suzanne Reisler Litwin at the Cummings Centre.
Join our Online Zoom Creative Writing Class.
And… Do it from the comforts of your home.
LIT-376-02 – Write About It – Summer Session – Wednesdays, August 2 & 9, 1-2:30 pm, 2 Classes.
Summer Registration is open. Only 1 Seat remaining.
Click here for more information and registration.

Journaling for Wellness Workshop

Journaling for Wellness Workshop
Journaling for Wellness Workshop
Did you know, Journaling has amazing meditative, healthful, and wellness benefits?
Do you want to write in a journal, but you don’t know how to get started?
Do you need someone to guide you on your journaling journey?
If you said yes, sign up for the…
Journaling for Wellness Workshop, Tuesday, October 17th, 7-9 pm, online.
Enjoy a beautiful, soothing 2 hour workshop which teaches:
1. What is journaling?
2. The health & wellness benefits of journaling
3. A personal self-discovery journey
4. Documenting your history
5. Let’s set-up your journal – the participants will need to have a new journal present
6. Writing & spiritual time with a writer’s meditation
7. Sharing the experience
-Limited Registration, reserve your seat today!
Click here for more information and registration.

Journaling & Wellness Workshop – October 17th, 2023

Journaling & Wellness Workshop – October 17th, 2023
Did you know, Journaling has amazing meditative and soulful health benefits?
Do you want to get started writing in a journal, but you don’t know how?
Do you need someone to guide you on your journaling journey?
If you answered yes, sign up for…
The Journaling & Wellness Workshop on Tuesday, October 17th, 2023 – 7-9 pm.
Enjoy a beautiful, soothing 2 hour workshop which teaches:
1. What is journaling?
2. The health & wellness benefits of journaling
3. A personal self-discovery journey
4. Documenting your history
5. Let’s set-up your journal – the participants will need to have a new journal present
6. Writing & spiritual time with a writer’s meditation
7. Sharing the experience
For more information or to register, click here.

Writing Your Memoir – Creative Writing at Concordia University – 2023

Writing Your Memoir – Creative Writing at Concordia University – 2023
Memoirs aren’t just for people in the senior chapters of their lives.
If you’re old enough to be in this course, you’ve lived through a lot.
You have a story that’s unique, one which deserves to be written for posterity… or maybe for a publisher with an audience eager to learn from your experiences.
Online Zoom Class at Concordia University, with the Centre for Continuing Education.
Writing Your Memoir – Course Code: CEJN 134
April 6 – June 8, Thursdays 18:00-21:00 p.m. 10 Weeks of creativity.
From the comforts of your home, let’s write your memoir in a creative way.

Hot off the “Journaling & Wellness” presses

Hot off the “Journaling & Wellness” presses

The Journaling & Wellness Workshop was recently given to caregivers with the Jeffery Hale Community Partners in Quebec City. The online workshop taught the participants:  the wellness benefits of journaling, setting up your journal, creative writing techniques with a writer’s meditation.
The next group Journaling & Wellness Workshop is May 4, 7-9 pm.
For info + registration: www.suzannereislerlitwin.com/workshop/
This article can be found in the Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph, https://www.qctonline.com/caregivers-discover-journaling-techniques-for-health/


Exciting News… Journaling & Writer’s Workshops for 2023 & 2024

Exciting News… Journaling & Writer’s Workshops for 2023 & 2024

In 2023 & 2024, I will be offering 4 new online interactive Writer’s Workshops:

1. Journaling & Wellness, October 23, 7-9 pm

2. Writing by Candlelight, November 20, 7-9 pm.

3. Start Your Memoir, in 2024 TBA

4. Creative Writer’s Toolbox,  in 2024 TBA

 

 

The Journaling & Writer’s Workshops are aimed to improve your wellness, creativity, and written expression.

The group workshops provide an opportunity for a relaxing, creative writing journey.

Enjoy the freedom to express yourself and write about it.

Each workshop implements writing and spiritual time with a ‘Writer’s Meditation’.

 

Limited to 15 participants per online Zoom workshop.

For more info, group & corporate rates or to register, click:

Journaling & Writer’s Workshops

 

 

Creative Non-Fiction at Concordia University – January 2023

Creative Non-Fiction at Concordia University – January 2023
LET’S GET CREATIVELY COZY THIS WINTER.
Come take an online creative writing course with me this winter from the comforts of your own home!
CREATIVE NON-FICTION – CEJN 122 at Concordia University – Centre for Continuing Education
January 17 – March 21, 2023 – Tuesdays 6:00-9:00 p.m. 10 classes.
Let’s warm up to creativity and write our hearts out.
In this course, you’ll use close observation of real events to explore techniques of the genre like narrative structure, character development, scene-setting and dialogue. Most of all, you’ll focus on developing vision, your creativity and your personal voice, which are all essential to capturing your reader’s attention.

A Creative Winter Awaits You in January 2023

A Creative Winter Awaits You in January 2023
Write About It with Suzanne Reisler Litwin at the Cummings Centre.
Join our Online Zoom Creative Writing Class.
And… Do it from the comforts of your home. 🙂
LIT 276 – Write About It – Session 1 – Wednesdays, January 18 – February 22, 1-2:30 pm, 6 Classes.
LIT 276-01 – Write About It – Session 2 – Wednesdays, March 8 & 15, 1-2:30 pm, 2 Classes.
Winter Registration starts on Monday, December 12, 2022, 9:00 am.
Limited Registration.
Visit:  www.cummingscentre.org

Weekend Morning Newsletter

Weekend Morning Newsletter

Announcement!

The Weekend Morning Newsletter will now be delivered to you every second weekend.  The “Living in the Now” articles are filled with positive, fun, inspiring content, and always with love.  I look forward to writing, creating and sharing more wonderful memories.  Stay tuned for next weekend’s article titled, “My Kind of Sexy!” It’s a wide-eye opener!
Always with love,
Suzanne

Fall into a Writing Course @ Concordia University – 2022

Fall into a Writing Course @ Concordia University – 2022
Come take a Creative Writing Course with me this Fall 2022.
Learn how to Write For Children and improve your writing skills from the comforts of your home.??
Online with Concordia University – Centre for Continuing Education.
Live Zoom Course – CEJN 118 – Writing For Children
Thursdays 6:00-9:00 pm. September 15 – November 17, 10 classes.
Information & Registration at:

Fall in Love With Creative Writing @ The Cummings Centre

Fall in Love With Creative Writing @ The Cummings Centre
Fall in Love With Creative Writing @ The Cummings Centre
Do you love to write? ??
Write About It with Suzanne Reisler Litwin.
Join our Online ZOOM Creative Writing Class.
And… Do it from the comforts of your home. ??
LIT 176 – Write About It – Wednesdays, October 12 – November 30th, 1-2:30 pm, 8 Classes.
LIT 176-01 – Write About It – Wednesdays, December 7 & 14, 1-2:30 pm, 2 Classes.
Fall Registration starts on Monday, August 22nd, 2022, 9:00 am.
Limited Registration.
Click on this link for more information.

CBC Radio Live Interview – Breakaway with Host Alison Brunette, Quebec City

CBC Radio Live Interview – Breakaway with Host Alison Brunette, Quebec City

Memoir Writing and Retirees, the New Trend?

There’s a sudden new trend in memoir writing.  Is it specific to retirees or is the general population interested in memoir writing?  Suzanne Reisler Litwin teaches memoir writing at Concordia University in the continuing education department and at Le Centre Cummings in Montreal, Quebec.  Alison Burnette of CBC Radio interviews Suzanne and asks about this new writing trend.

Listen here to the interview.