Writing from the Spirit

June 23 - 27, 2014

Virginia Frances Schwartz


Virginia Frances Schwartz

Virginia Frances Schwartz is a Sivananda Yoga Teacher (’76) who currently teaches creative writing at UCLA Extension online using a spiritual approach. The author of seven YA novels, she has trained adults and children in The Writing Process for over 25 years. Her approach to building a writing practice focuses on accessing original mind through meditation, hatha yoga, breathing techniques, freewriting, and ahimsa or self acceptance without judgement. Her teachings incorporate bypassing the ego mind, drawing from the right side of the brain and tapping into the subconscious. Sessions are designed for all levels of writers and yogis.