30 March 2008

Intensive Journal workshop, Maryknoll (Blackmans Bay, Tasmania) Nov. 2008

Intensive Journal® Retreat

A program of exploration and integration through Journal writing.
Based on the work and writings of Ira Progoff.
led by Kate Scholl

31 October – 4 November 2008
Maryknoll Retreat Centre, Blackmans Bay, Hobart, Tasmania

Joseph Campbell once called the Intensive Journal process "one of the great inventions of our time". The process was invented by a student of Carl Jung's, Ira Progoff. For more details on the Intensive Journal process, see: http://www.intensivejournal.org

In Australia there are a few licenced practitioners giving the intensive journal workshops, and Kate Scholl is one of them. To register for her workshop, contact:

Maryknoll Retreat and Conference Centre
15 Home Avenue
Blackmans Bay
TAS 7052
tel (03) 6229 3109
Fax (03) 6229 3109
email: maryknoll@bigpond.com
RSVP: SEPT 1st 2008

For more information about the workshops, contact kscholl@optusnet.com.au or tel (02) 9674 1216 (eve).

About the workshop facilitator

Kate Scholl, a leader for over 20 years, began using the Intensive Journal method while studying Adult Spirituality at Loyola University in Chicago. Since moving to Sydney in 1987 she has held a variety of roles, including workshop and retreat facilitator and Executive Director of the Eremos Institute. She is currently Volunteer Development Coordinator for the St Vincent de Paul Society (NSW).

28 March 2008

Kerry Leves booklaunch

Come to 'Benledi', Glebe Library, 186 Glebe Point
Rd, Glebe, on Sunday 30 March, 3.30 for 4pm, where/ when Nicolette
Stasko will be launching A Shrine to Lata Mangeshkar, by Kerry
Leves, published by Puncher and Wattmann, rrp $25.

A journey into another culture, conducted through words that feed the
senses and stretch the imagination

26 March 2008

Money business workshop by ASA

Financial Issues seminar - 9 April - Wollongong

Date: Wednesday 9 April 2008, 10am-4.45pm
Venue: South Coast Writers Centre, Level 3, Cnr Crown & Kembla Streets, Wollongong
Note: There is only stair access to the 3rd floor.

The ASA's seminar on financial issues aims to provide writers with the tools to effectively manage the business side of writing.

Presenters have been selected for their knowledge and expertise in advising clients on matters ranging from compliance with the tax office to providing income for the future.

Lou Kinnas, Chartered Accountant from Akele Kinnas & Co, has over 20 years’ auditing experience and will speak about:
* Running a small business: record keeping * An eye for detail: the importance of record keeping * Financial reporting: GST, BAS and FBT for the financially challenged * Tax accounting: ABNs, invoices and payments * Royalty payments

Penny Miles, Arts on Tour
* Applying for grants, awards and competitions

Jeremy Fisher, Australian Society of Authors
* CAL, PLR and ELR * Freelance writers and illustrators: negotiating payments

Sean Butcher, Wealthinsure Financial Services
* Superannuation: types of funds, superannuation guarantee * Insurance: accident & illness, defamation, public liability and income protection.

With the CAL Cultural Fund’s generous support of the ASA’s professional development program, we are able to offer this seminar at the affordable price of $82.50. If you know anyone who might be interested in attending the seminar, please let them know we have a limited offer of $172 for non-members, which gives them one year ASA membership and the seminar is free!

Come along to this very practical seminar, have your questions answered, and get your business organised!

Download your registration form at:

or email: kris@asauthors.org for a registration form.

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