Diana Raab, PhD is a memoirist, poet, essayist, blogger, and speaker. She presents workshops in writing for healing and transformation. She has a PhD in Psychology with a concentration in Transpersonal Psychology with a research focus on the healing and transformative powers of memoir writing. Her educational background also includes health administration, nursing, and creative writing. Diana Raab has been writing since an early age. As an only child of two immigrant parents, she spent a lot of time crafting letters and chronicling her life in a journal. As an advocate of personal writing, Diana facilitates workshops in writing for transformation and empowerment, focusing on journaling, poetry and memoir writing. She believes in the importance of writing to achieve wholeness and interconnectedness while encouraging the ability to unleash the true voice of the inner self.
Writing Bliss - The Book is most fundamentally about reflection, truth, and freedom. With techniques and prompts for both the seasoned and novice writer, it will lead you to tap into your creativity through storytelling and poetry, examine how life-changing experiences can inspire writing, pursue self-examination and self-discovery through the written word, and understand how published writers have been transformed by writing.
Writing for Bliss: A Companion Journal is the creative guidebook companion to the award-winning book Writing for Bliss: A Seven-Step Plan for Telling Your Story and Transforming Your Life. Developed for the seasoned storyteller as well as the emerging author, this interactive journal is designed to be used alone as a self-discovery workbook, or in conjunction with the book and it incorporates writing prompts, exploratory exercises, and inspirational quotes to lead you through the healing and transformational process of telling the story only you can tell - a story that is yours alone. You will find more than 184 pages of unique, actionable writing prompts and exercises.
Conversation Cards - The importance of human connection has taken on a deeper meaning as circumstances push us to find new ways to share our experiences and stories. Conversation Cards for Meaningful Storytelling based on the book, Writing for Bliss, are a thoughtful and engaging way to help us connect. Some sample questions: What historical event has shaped your life? What’s the biggest lesson you’ve learned? What did you imagine the year 2020 to be like? You can purchase Conversation Cards on Etsy.
These each alone, or all together, would make a great gift for a budding, or seasoned writer. Something unique for this holiday season.
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