2021-2022 Graduate Academic Catalog

GMIND 6062 Mindful Creative Writing

This course explores the bidirectional relationship between mindfulness and writing. Students explore the work of authors from a variety of cultural backgrounds, writing in multiple genres. Students develop their own creative writing skills, and practice techniques for bringing mindfulness to bear on their writing practice. Students learn specific aspects of writing craft and develop both individual and group mindfulness practices linked to creative writing.