Time to Honor your Story?

                  There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.                                                                      Maya Angelou (from Last Lecture) I have reached an age when friends are ladened with hard illness or pass away. In their wake, memories live on. This made me realize how vital it […]

The Hidden Meaning of Depression

Posted by on May 30, 2021 in Catherine Ann Jones, Catherine's Blog
The Hidden Meaning of Depression

Discover the Hidden Meaning of Depression  When you find yourself in a dark forest, keep walking.  –  Winston Churchill   One offshoot of living through a pandemic, is having to separate yourself from the world and, in turn, face one’s self. This is a time when hidden complexes as daemonic dragons rear their heads and […]

At long last, live workshops with Catherine Ann Jones!

Posted by on May 28, 2021 in Catherine Ann Jones, Catherine's Blog
At long last, live workshops with Catherine Ann Jones!

“Heal Your Self is an elixir for the soul.” Psychology Today                      Aug 2-8, 2021  esalen.org, Big Sur, CA.                      Aug 18-22, 2021 farhorizons.org, Sequoia National Park, CA   Our lives may be determined less by past events than by the way we remember them. You are invited on an inner adventure, a journey of […]

Upcoming Live Workshops August 2021!

Posted by on May 14, 2021 in Catherine Ann Jones, Catherine's Blog
Upcoming Live Workshops August 2021!

    Esalen Institute August 2-6, 2021: Heal Your Self with Writing with Catherine Ann Jones                                                              An Oasis in today’s chaotic world       […]

Writing Memoir for Family Legacy on ZOOM, Sat, May 8 at 10 AM

Writing Memoir for Family Legacy on ZOOM, Sat, May 8 at 10 AM

Writing Memoir for Family Legacy        on ZOOM,  Sat, May 8 at 10 AM  I write in order to discover myself.” – Maya Angelou Why write a memoir? To discover what we have learned on our journey and then share that with others, those who come after.  Home is where our stories begin. What we […]

Interview and Upcoming ZOOM workshops

Posted by on Mar 20, 2021 in Catherine Ann Jones, Catherine's Blog
Interview and Upcoming ZOOM workshops

Upcoming ZOOM Workshops with Catherine Ann Jones April 24 (Sat): W.B. Yeats: Mystic & Poet hosted by Krotona Institute    Register: www.krotonainstitute.org/programs/      805 646 1139 or email schoolinfo@krotonainstitute.org May 8 (Sat): Writing Memoir as a Family Legacy     Register: catherinejones@wayofstory.com For writing consultations, schedule, blog, or psychic readings      wayofstory.com FacebookTwitter

What in the long run has the writer to give?

Posted by on Jan 12, 2021 in Catherine Ann Jones, Catherine's Blog
What in the long run has the writer to give?

                       Somerset Maugham                             1874-1965 I am re-reading Summing Up by Somerset Maugham, a memoir written in his eighties. (He lived til age 91.) Also his marvelous collection of short stories. For style alone, he commands attention. Here are some excepts from the memoir:  For what in the long run has the writer to give […]

2021 Resolutions for the Soul

2021 Resolutions for the Soul

Catherine Ann Jones Resolutions for the Soul Free Saturday Workshop via Zoom January 9 Saturday 3 – 4 pm PST      The astral life of the earth is young and strong between Christmas and Easter. Those who form their wishes now will have added strength to fulfill them consistently. –   H.P. Blavatsky Writing New Year’s […]

2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule     Jan 9, Sat, 2pm, ZOOM. Soul Resolutions for 2021, KrotonaInstitute.org    April 10, Sat ZOOM.  Finding Your Voice in Memoir catherinejones@wayofstory.com   mid-June (?)  Santa Barbara Writers Conference, sbwc.com   Aug 18-22 Sequoia National Park, farhorizons.org Heal Your Self with Writing   Six DailyOM Online courses link on home page of wayofstory.com […]

The Way of Story ZOOM Dec 5-6, 2020

                          Dec 5-6 (Sat-Sun) The Way of Story for Palm Springs Writers Guild on ZOOM  https://palmspringswritersguild.org/ This afternoon I have been asked to tell my story or that part which follows a writer’s journey.  In my case, from an acting career in NY then writing 11 plays […]