One year. Two books.

Stephanie Dowrick’s most recent books are Creative Journal Writing: The Art & Heart of Reflection and The Almost-Perfect Marriage. Creative Journal Writing is written for beginners and also experienced journal writers who want fresh inspiration and a greater sense of energy and originality in their writing.  It includes some wonderful stories from journal-writing members of […]

New Year Workshop Auckland

New Year Workshop Auckland 13 Jan 2008 Stephanie Dowrick will lead an all-day workshop to allow you to GREET THE NEW YEAR WITH SPIRIT.  We will particularly focus on identifying the spiritual values and insights that will be of most support to us individually and within our personal and wider communities in the year ahead. […]

Spiritually inclusive service for peace

Spiritually inclusive service for peaceSunday, 21 October 2007, 3pm Pitt Street Uniting Church264 Pitt Street, Sydney 2000 (Cross Street, Park; one block from Sydney Town Hall) Stephanie Dowrick offers spiritually inclusive, deeply supportive services At Pitt Street Uniting Church each third Sunday at 3pm.   There is always a variety of inspiring readings and teachings from […]

Healing & Spirituality Conference

Sydney, Saturday 20 October 2007, from 8.30amDixson Room, State Library, Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000 The Australian Association of Buddhist Counsellors & Psychotherapists are holding their first annual conference and including a number of key presentations on the theme of “”Healing & Spirituality””.  The morning sessions in particular will be of interest to therapy-minded members of […]

Women living with secondary breast cancer

Adelaide Tuesday  23 October 2007   Brisbane  Wednesday 21 November 2007 As part of the “”Harnessing Hope, Overcoming Hurdles”” programme for women and their support people – run by Breast Cancer Network Australia and the first of its kind in Australia – there will be two very special events in Adelaide and Brisbane.  These events will […]

Book now for the 2008 Easter Retreat

Book now for the 2008 Easter Retreat The images below are from the “”Stillness”” Easter Retreat, 2007, at Mana Retreat Centre, Coromandel, New Zealand.  They go some way to conveying what a gift it was to spend time together in such wonderful company, and in a place of magnificent  physical beauty and great spirituality.  The […]

UK Events July 2007

Events – UK  24-26 July (Leicester) and 29 July (London) Stephanie Dowrick will be speaking at the 20th Annual Sea of Faith Conference at the University of Leicester on 24-26 July 2007. Conference theme is “The Good Life”. Jonathon Porritt (Director of the Forum for the Future) and Tim Jackson are also speaking. The event […]

Choosing Happiness Workshop

All-day Choosing Happiness Workshop, 23 September 2007   Very limited numbers. Cost $128, incl morning and afternoon tea, and GST.  9.30-4.30.  The focus is on the key psychological and spiritual attitudes and skills that promote resilience, inner stability and an authentically positive and uplifting response to life. Presented by Inspired Traveller and Adyar Books, it will […]

Global Peace Day – 20 May 2007

At least 150,000 people across 12 countries are expected to participate in this wonderful free event, a great initiative for peace sponsored by the Club of Budapest.  In Sydney the event will be from 11-1pm at Victoria Park, City Road, Camperdown.Stephanie Dowrick and Paul Wilson will be among those leading meditations.  There will also be […]

Creative Journal Writing Events

You are very welcome to come to help celebrate the publication of Stephanie’s new book, Creative Journal Writing, at the following events.  19 April 2007, 1-2pm Free event – Stanton Library, 234 Miller Street, North Sydney, via Constant Reader, 02 9438 1763 24 April 2007, 6.30 for 7pm start Bray’s Books, 268 Darling Street, Balmain, […]

Creative Journal Writing

Creative Journal Writing: The Art & Heart of Reflection ISBN 9781741751376 “”The impulse to write is natural for many people.  Yet the demands of more public forms of writing can be crushing.  In the private spaces of your journal, a genuine sense of possibility is renewed with every blank page.  The inner critic can be […]

Honouring the Human Spirit

29 March 2007 “Honouring the Human Spirit” Celebrity Gala Dinner for Petrea King’s Quest for Life at Dockside, Cockle Bay, Sydney. Help raise money for the Quest for Life Foundation that does such vital work for people suffering from very serious illnesses or grief, stress and trauma.  Founded and brilliantly led by Petrea King, QfL […]