An intimate conversation between oneself and a great mystery.

For writers:

Tools to inspire and sustain you through writing spiritual memoir

Weekly writing exercises

Resources for publishing spiritual memoir

Support for Writing Community

Information on Writing the Sacred Journey: The Art & Practice of Spiritual Memoir

Dare to tell the truth about what’s sacred.

For readers:

Tools for finding good books

An annotated bibliography

Reviews of recent spiritual memoirs

Journals to read

Reading is a creative act, and reading about the great mystery of being human helps create our inner lives.


Elizabeth Jarrett AndrewExplore with me the life of the Spirit. How we are each called into the fullness of our being? How might we articulate personal truth and thus bring about justice and social change? What does it mean to serve the source of love at the center of creation?



Saturday, September 28, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Writing the Sacred Journey: Introductory Workshop in Spiritual Memoir

Third Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m.: Wisdom Ways Writer’s Circle: Tending Writer and Writing
September 17, October 15, November 19, and December 17.

Second Fridays, 1:30-3:30 p.m.:  Wisdom Ways Spiritual Memoir drop-in sessions.

September 13: Making Connections
October 11:  Writing as Contemplation
November 8: Embodying Holiness
December 13: Becoming the Stranger

Living Revision: A Writer’s Craft as Spiritual Practice is now available!


Writing the Sacred Journey book cover

Writing the Sacred Journey:  The Art & Practice of Spiritual Memoir is an accessible, thought-provoking guide to writing the story of your inner life.  It includes exercises to get you started and advice for developing you work. Available in print and ebook. Swinging on the Garden Gate book coverElizabeth’s spiritual memoir, Swinging on the Garden Gateis now available in ebook format for $0.99.



May the rigor of learning to write well deepen your insights, widen your relationships, and enlarge the sacred presence you bring into the world.

–Elizabeth Jarrett Andrew