Poetry on Preserves with Meredith Heller


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Celebration of Trails Poetry on Preserves
Poetry Reading & Writing Workshop w
ith Meredith Heller

Join Poetry on Preserves commissioned poet, Meredith Heller, for a reading of select poems including her poem for Celebration of Trails, “Huntress of the Holy Sound.” Rice’s Crossing Preserve is serenely situated along the South Yuba River, and was only recently opened up to the public. Come be inspired by the natural beauty and the sounds of the river as Meredith leads you in a group writing exercise. Please bring water, a snack, hat, sunscreen, and something to sit on. Writing journal and pencil will be provided. 

Meredith Heller is a poet, author, singer/songwriter, avid nature lover, and educator with degrees in writing and education. She leads workshops at schools, women’s prisons, the Institute for Poetic Medicine, the Kennedy Center for the Arts, the National Association for Poetry Therapy, wellness retreats, creativity summits, and online. Her passion is empowering people to believe in themselves, trust their creative instincts, tap their wild wisdom, express their truth, and ignite their hearts. Her poems and essays appear in numerous literary magazines and collections. She is the author of Writing By Heart, Write a Poem, Save Your Life and three poetry collections, Yuba Witch, River Spells, Songlines. Join Meredith for a workshop and express the wild beauty of your heart. Visit meredithheller.com.

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This project was made possible with support from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Visit www.calhum.org.