Using Our Words to Heal Our Wounds

Using Our Words to Heal Our Wounds with Kitty Taylor

Grief is a change in our future story. Whether it’s the death of a loved one (pets included), the end of a relationship, an unexpected move, or the release of a lifelong dream, we live in the aftermath of loss. Maybe we love others more. Maybe we protect ourselves more. Every path of grief is different. Bring a story of change from your own life and turn your pieces into prose. Beginning and intermediate writers welcome.

The capacity for this class is 8 students. This class is presented in collaboration with the John C. Campbell Folk School. There will be an optional Orientation and Closing Ceremony hosted from the Folk School campus that students can attend online.

Class Materials Needed

No materials necessary

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About the John C. Campbell Folk School & Lessonface

For 96 years, the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, North Carolina has transformed lives, and brought people together in a nurturing environment for experiences in learning and community life that spark self-discovery. Since 2012, Lessonface has connected more than 30,000 students with over 2,000 great teachers for live music, language, and arts lessons online, delivering on our mission to help students achieve their goals while treating teachers equitably.


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The class will meet for four weekly 120-min live online sessions on Mondays at 7 pm ET | 4 pm PT on the schedule below. The first session is on March 6.
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Enrolled students receive 30-day access to the video recordings of the classes.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
Using Our Words to Heal Our Wounds
Kitty Taylor

How It Works

Enroll above to save your spot in the class. Lessonface will send you a confirmation right away, and a Zoom link 24 hours before the class start time. You can log into your Lessonface dashboard to access class materials, communicate with your instructor, join the live Zoom session, and access the class recordings and chat transcript afterward. Class enrollments may be cancelled for full refund up to five days before the class start date, with the exception of the materials kit fees which are non-refundable.

Book 1:1 online lessons with Kitty Taylor on their Lessonface profile.

Kitty Taylor

Kitty Taylor

Kitty has always found her closest friends and truest self in the written word. She studied literature and professional writing at Western Carolina University and received a Master of Theological Studies from Vanderbilt Divinity School. In a yearlong residency as a hospital chaplain, Kitty found her niche in creative nonfiction. She has written for Ministry Matters and She Is Kindred, and was a contributing essayist in Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It: Life Journeys Inspired by the Bestselling Memoir. Kitty is currently working on her first book – an essay collection that blends spirituality with public transportation.   

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