Write Your Life – Pride Edition

14.06.2024 kl. 12:04
A workshop about writing, with Naakai Addy, Tuesday 25th of June at 16-18.

Interested in storytelling and embracing your own working style as a writer? During the festival Helsinki Pride we are happy to invite You to a workshop Tuesday 25th of june at 16-18 about writing, with Naakai Addy, Ghanaian-American writer, editor, visual artist and writing coach. 

The workshop is in English but attendants can write in the language they feel comfortable with. It's free of charge, arranged by Svenska Kvinnoförbundet i Sörnäs and everyone attending sign up in advance, link below. You do not need any prior experience, simply show up as you are. This is a safe space workshop and our representatives on site speak Swedish.

We’ll use prompts and short exercises to practice writing in your unique voice and style, and will also explore:

  • Misconceptions about writer’s block 
  • Honoring your authentic voice and embracing your natural working style
  • Practicing self-care / protecting creative energy while writing personal stories
  • Knowing when to stop editing and start sharing your work 

Sign up for the event by filling This form.

The location is G27 in Helsinki, Yrjönkatu 27, floor 6. Take the new elevator from Luckan, accessible from Mercatorkuja.


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