Edna Kovacs PHD, Educator, Author, Journaling Instructor
about Edna Kovacs 2016 Award


2020 Journal to the Self

Workshop: Mondays, April 13, May 11, and June 8, 10am-noon

Compass Oncology Northwest Cancer Specialists
12123 SW 69th Ave.
Portland, OR 97223

10am to 12 noon

This event is free and open to the public. Space is limited and registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. Please call 971.708.7600 to reserve your space.



You are invited to work with Edna via the internet or contact her for a community or school workshop.

Writing Across Cultures: Five sessions

From African Drum Song to Blues, Ghazal to Haiku, Villanelle to the Zoo, this workshop stimulates the writing of poetry and lyrical prose. Examples and exercises from many cultures (with ethnographies) awaken your creative flow. Five weeks includes guided writing prompts and feedback with five warm up exercises from Edna Kovacs' book, Writing Across Cultures: A Handbook On Writing Poetry & Lyrical Prose.

Contact Edna@poetineden.com for more information.

Writing The Inner Landscape: Five sessions

Explore the mountains, arroyos and seascapes of who you are, once were and will be using photographs as a medium upon which to write persona and spirit of place poetry and prose. Guided writing prompts and examples will be provided from Edna Kovacs' books, In A Place Called Sanctuary and Writing With Multiple Intelligences.

Contact Edna@poetineden.com for more information.