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Words for Wellbeing - The Accidental Memoir

The authors of a new book - The Accidental Memoir - have shared this article this us on the importance of writing memoirs and the benefits it can bring.

 

'It's good to remember your heyday, even the bad memories. To think I lived through that and survived.'

 

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From Me to You

Update: Visit their website to find out about their #SummerLetterChallenge. It looks really interesting! - Richard

We all love receiving a handwritten letter through the post, the feeling you get. That rush of excitement, the anticipation of ‘what’s inside?!’  - Reading well thought out words from someone close to us, offering an opportunity of reflection and even becoming a tactile keep sake for the future. Letters provide us with such a wholesome experience.

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From Book to Film - Heaven's Rage

Leslie Tate’s novel, Heaven’s Rage, describes the life and loves of an emerging cross dresser in the 1970s and 1980s. His insights have been made into a well-received short film which is currently touring the UK. Here, he describes how the raised profile of trans people has affected him as a man, and a writer.

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New national alliance for Culture, Health and Wellbeing launches in Birmingham

An alliance of cultural organisations from across England launches a new national body to develop and promote the role of arts and culture in supporting the country’s health and wellbeing (launch 13 March 2018).  

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New Opportunity with Lapidus International

Contract: “Researcher & Project Coordinator (Project Year 1)”
 
Lapidus International is expanding its research arm, and was recently awarded a TS Eliot Foundation Grant to investigate an International Creative Practice for Wellbeing Framework (ICP4WF). The ICP4WF is to support practitioners in developing their practice and expand the reach of promising practices globally.
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Lapidus Advent Day 24 -A Visit from St. Nicolas

A Visit from St. Nicholas

 

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Lapidus Advent Day 23 - Pearl's Haiku

Pearl's Haiku

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Lapidus Advent Day 22 - Journey’s end at the estuary

Journey’s end at the estuary

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Lapidus Advent Day 21 - Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice

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Lapidus Advent Day 20 - In, through, beyond over and out

In, through, beyond over and out

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Lapidus Advent Day 19 - Meow-y Christmas

Meow-y Christmas

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Lapidus Advent Day 18 - On Christmas Night

On Christmas Night

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Lapidus Advent Day 17 - The Cathedral

The Cathedral

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Lapidus Advent Day 16 - Inspiration

Inspiration

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Lapidus Advent Day 15 - Acrylic on canvas

 

Acrylic on canvas. Just painted this, it’s a poem I wrote when I was 13 and illustration to go with it. http://www.sarahjanepalmer.co.uk/

Painted and submitted by Sarah Jane Palmer

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Lapidus Advent Day 14 - Whizzing Down The Hilltops

Whizzing Down The Hilltops

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Lapidus Advent Day 13 - St. Lucy's Day

St Lucy’s Day

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Lapidus Day 12 - This little light of mine

This little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shine

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Lapidus Advent Day 11 - Fairy Time

Fairy Time

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Lapidus Advent Day 10 - Thoughts on Balance

Thoughts on Balance

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