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Book Club: Elizabeth Gilbert's BIG MAGIC
Facilitator: Peyton Pugmire
Dates & Times: Thursdays, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 6pm-8pm (please plan to attend all three)
Gilbert's book is divided into 6 parts. Participants are invited to read 2 parts per week. For the first meeting, please prepare by reading parts 1 & 2.
All workshops will be held online via Zoom.
Participants do not need to have a Zoom account; A laptop or desktop computer with camera/microphone is required; Zoom access links will be emailed to participants before each workshop.
Join Peyton Pugmire and other readers for this three week book club! Together we'll read Elizabeth Gilbert's inspiring bestseller BIG MAGIC (2015). During this time of crisis, many of us are being called to create, and this book will empower our creative spirits and embolden us to bring into existence all of those things that our hearts long to make and share with others! We'll also engage in a simple, fun, and insightful group exercise at the end of each session to feed our souls and nurture our creative spirits.
About BIG MAGIC
The instant #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller
"A must read for anyone hoping to live a creative life... I dare you not to be inspired to be brave, to be free, and to be curious.” —PopSugar
Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration and empowerment from Elizabeth Gilbert’s books for years. Now this beloved author digs deep into her own generative process to share her wisdom and unique perspective about creativity. With profound empathy and radiant generosity, she offers potent insights into the mysterious nature of inspiration. She asks us to embrace our curiosity and let go of needless suffering. She shows us how to tackle what we most love, and how to face down what we most fear. She discusses the attitudes, approaches, and habits we need in order to live our most creative lives. Balancing between soulful spirituality and cheerful pragmatism, Gilbert encourages us to uncover the “strange jewels” that are hidden within each of us. Whether we are looking to write a book, make art, find new ways to address challenges in our work, embark on a dream long deferred, or simply infuse our everyday lives with more mindfulness and passion, Big Magic cracks open a world of wonder and joy.