Numerous times, I've thought about doing this camp but wasn't sure where to fit in. I'm pleased to announce a two-day event I'll be holding with Sadhvi Vrinda on creative writing. In this camp, you will learn about:
There's another reason behind holding this event, but I'll share that in due course.
I look forward to seeing you at the course. Don't worry, if you can't join for any reason, we will try and make the virtual course available sometime before June 2020.
Love and peace,
An optional introduction session will be held by Om Swami on 28-Feb from 7:15 p - 8:00pm. We are hoping all our attendees will have arrived in the ashram by this time for this event.
7:00 AM – Aarti
7.15 - 8.15 – Creative writing session with Sadhvi Vrinda (Lecture and insights)
8.15 - 9:00 – Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00 – Creative writing session with Sadhvi Vrinda (Lecture and insights)
10:00 - 11:30 – Short story writing assignment
12 PM - 1 PM - Lunch
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM – Group writing assignment
4:00 - 4:30 - Evening tea
4:45 - 5:45 – Creative writing session with Om Swami (Lecture and insights)
5:45 - 6:00 – Break
6:00 - 7:00 – Creative writing session with Om Swami (Lecture and insights)
7:00 PM – Aarti
7:15 - 8: 15 - Dinner
8:30 PM - 9:00 PM - Flash fiction assignment (Only on the first day)
The best short story will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 5,000 and featured on os.me.
The best flash fiction will be awarded Rs. 3,000 and featured on os.me.
You will be required to use the elements of learning from the course and write your short story and flash fiction while in the ashram.
The total cost of this event is Rs. 2970 which includes two nights of dormitory accommodation and all course fees. If you wish to stay for another night, you can pay Rs. 840 (dorm accommodation) at the time of check-in. No refunds are allowed.
Please note that there are no personal or group meetings with Swamiji. The medium of instruction will be English.