California Central Coast Writers Conference 2016

Posted by on Oct 3, 2016 in Catherine's Blog
California Central Coast Writers Conference 2016

                                                                             Pismo Beach, CA The California Central Coast Writers Conference has been around for thirty-two years yet this was my first time to be invited to teach there. Though the conference was held on College Campus in San Luis Obispo (SLO is what the natives call their lovely town), both faculty and out of town […]

Esalen 2016 – Whales & Writers Abound!

Posted by on Sep 2, 2016 in Catherine's Blog
Esalen 2016 – Whales & Writers Abound!

Esalen Institute hosts The Way of Story with Catherine Ann Jones For fifteen years now, I have returned every August to the Esalen Institute in Big Sur, CA to teach writing workshops. They come from Cuba, CA, NY, S. Africa, Paris, France, Philadelphia, and Texas, too. The common link is writing – both professionals and […]

Freud’s Oracle: Standing Ovation in Santa Fe, NM

Freud’s Oracle:  Standing Ovation in Santa Fe, NM

Just returned from the Creativity & Madness Conference in Santa Fe, NM where I presented my new play, Freud’s Oracle, to an audience of psychiatrists, neuro-scientists, and psycho-therapists from all over the world, some 600 participants. The play re-creates a two- year analysis the American poet, H.D. had with Sigmund Freud, Vienna, 1933. Freud’s Oracle, […]

Way of Story Online Writing Course

Posted by on Jul 18, 2016 in Catherine's Blog

WAY OF STORY ONLINE WRITING COURSE  DailyOM Way of Story Course Join award-winning author/playwright/screenwriter and global writing teacher Catherine Ann Jones This course is for all forms of narrative fiction and non-fiction, including memoir, and plays and screenplays. Here are some excerpts from The Way of Story book available on Amazon and Kindle. For live workshops […]

What Keeps Writers & Teachers Going

Posted by on Jun 1, 2016 in Catherine's Blog
What Keeps Writers & Teachers Going

Sometimes writers and teachers get tired of being the one having a different take on life and writing, and may wonder if it worth the trials to keep on keeping on.  Then, out of the blue, angels sing and the universe responds with awards or rise in sales of courses or books, or a letter […]

New Dimensions Radio Interview

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Media

http://www.newdimensions.org/healing-through-focused-journaling-with-catherine-ann-jones/ Sign In | Sign Out Healing Through Focused Journaling             with Catherine Ann Jones Posted on May 14, 2014 by New Dimensions in Interviews Jones gives practical advice as to how we can engage in deep inner work through focused journaling. She shares exercises that can act as powerful […]

Freud’s Oracle Reviews

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Freud's Oracle Reviews

Freud’s Oracle, written and performed by award-winning actor-playwright Catherine Ann Jones, is a one-person play about the American poet H.D. (Hilda Doolittle 1886-1961) and her relationship with Sigmund Freud. H.D. suffered great personal losses and a nervous breakdown due to the Great War, becoming Freud’s patient in 1933 due to an increasing paranoia about the rise […]

The Women of Cedar Creek Reviews

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in The Women of Cedar Creek Reviews

The Women of Cedar Creek (NY Drama League Award & The Beverly Hills Theatre Guild Award) by Catherine Ann Jones is a very earnest drama about the inability to preserve a vanishing era of family history giving the audience a lesson in bereavement, the realization of mortality, and the consequences of addressing the skeletons in the […]

Calamity Jane the Play Review

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Calamity Jane the Play Review

Calamity Jane the Play Calamity Jane the Musical Calamity Jane, a musical combining the Wild West with a bittersweet mother-daughter drama…this high quality show explores the myths and truths of Calamity Jane with clever lyrics and musical appeal…You’ll be humming its songs for days! – Atlantic City Press   Catherine Ann Jones’s libretto offers a […]

Literacy Gumbo: Catherine Ann Jones Interview

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Media

Literary Gumbo: Catherine Ann Jones from Literary Gumbo on Vimeo. Playwrighter Catherine Ann Jones sits down with host Fred Klein to talk about her new play Freud’s Oracle. One of her previous plays, The Women of Cedar Creek, has had a recent reprise.