Sep
9
11:00 AM11:00

Love & Letters II: Affirmation & Lettering Workshop

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Join author Alexandra Elle, alongside writer & poet Ajolique Jude, and calligrapher Josefina Sanders, for a day of self-care, sisterhood, and writing. September is self-care awareness month! At this self-care session, you can expect to dive into the practice of preparing for joy, exploring radical self-love, and cultivating healthy ways to evolve without shame. This session will be one that is rooted in self-celebration and happiness!

Alexandra and Ajolique will lead their respective writing lessons before Josefina teaches how to hand letter the topics tackled in the workshop. It is going to be a remarkably fun and hands-on experience! Come with your journal, favorite pen, and an open heart. Get ready to build community through open conversation and storytelling!

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Oct
17
10:30 AM10:30

Jack Jones Literary Arts: Master Class

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Jack Jones Literary Arts is hosting its second annual writing retreat at Blue Sky Retreat, Taos, New Mexico. This two-week retreat will be held October 13- 27, 2018, and is open exclusively to women of color. Jenna Wortham joins us as our 2018 Writer-in-Residence.

As part of the retreat experience, Jack Jones is featuring daily Skype master classes with agents, editors and acclaimed women in publishing to promote networking, learning and engagement. These sessions are mandatory for retreat participants.

Professional and emerging women writers of color at work on book projects are eligible for residencies. Women with and without MFAs are eligible, and graduate students who are currently enrolled in a degree program are now eligible to apply for a fellowship. Unfortunately, the Blue Sky Retreat grounds do not support wheelchairs or walkers. We are making every effort to secure a location for 2019 that is both cost-effective and accessible.

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Nov
9
to Nov 11

Practice Creates Ritual: an affirmation writing workshop

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In collaboration with Lady Farmer, join Alexandra Elle in cultivating community through affirmation writing. Prepare to dive into an open conversation that is centered around creating ritual through self-care. We will lean into positive self-talk, slowing down and making time, and the practice of showing up for ourselves in a way that no one else can. Bring your journals, favorite pen, and an open heart with you as we prepare to build, shift, and take shape in a safe space. 

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Jun
24
11:30 AM11:30

Love & Letters: Affirmation & Lettering Workshop

Join author Alexandra Elle, alongside writer & poet Ajolique Jude, and calligrapher Josefina Sanders, for a day of self-love, sisterhood, and writing. Together, you can expect to dive into removing shame, exploring the practice of self-care, cultivating sisterhood, deepening self-forgiveness, and owning our unique stories without guilt. 

Alexandra and Ajolique will lead their respective writing lessons before Josefina teaches how to hand letter the topics tackled in the workshop. It is going to be a remarkably fun and hands-on experience. Come with your journal, favorite pen, and an open heart. Get ready to build community through open conversation and storytelling!

Guest will leave will be offered lunch and goodies from the LINE DC.

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May
20
11:15 AM11:15

Finding Your Fuel - self-care session

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Join author Alexandra Elle, and the owners of Greenheart Juice Shop, Alicia & Diana, for an intimate writing workshop meant to feed your soul. Guests will dive into positive self-talk centered around fueling your higher self with goodness from the inside out through storytelling, the exploration of affirmations, food, and creating ritual in self-care.

 

 

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Apr
22
1:00 PM13:00

NEON SOUL BOOK READING + SIGNING - ROCKVILLE, MD

Join author Alexandra Elle as she debuts her third title, Neon Soul: a collection of poetry & prose. This book of all-new poems from the author of Words From A Wanderer and Love In My Language is a quotable companion on the road to healing. In short, powerful verses, Alexandra Elle shares a hard-won message of hope. Alex will be reading excerpts from Neon Soul, signing books, and hosting a Q&A session for attendees. 
 

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Apr
13
5:30 PM17:30

NEON SOUL BOOK READING + SIGNING - HOWARD UNIVERSITY

Join author Alexandra Elle as she debuts her third title, Neon Soul: a collection of poetry & prose. This book of all-new poems from the author of Words From A Wanderer and Love In My Language is a quotable companion on the road to healing. In short, powerful verses, Alexandra Elle shares a hard-won message of hope. Alex will be reading excerpts from Neon Soul, signing books, and hosting a Q&A session for attendees

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Apr
8
12:00 PM12:00

self-care session: Brooklyn, NYC (RESCHEDULED FOR 4/8)

Author and self-care educator, Alexandra Elle alongside wellness guide and yoga teacher, Joanna Andreae, are taking their self-care sessions on the road! The next stop is Brooklyn, NYC.

Theme: Resilience
Life throws us curve balls constantly in many different ways. This session will help attendees tap into their resilience through heartwarming yoga, meditation, and breathwork, alongside journaling. We will be discovering, together, our strength and softness.

 

 

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Mar
26
1:00 PM13:00

NEON SOUL READING + SIGNING: JHU

Join author Alexandra Elle as she debuts her third title, Neon Soul: a collection of poetry & prose. This book of all-new poems from the author of Words From A Wanderer and Love In My Language is a quotable companion on the road to healing. In short, powerful verses, Alexandra Elle shares a hard-won message of hope. Alex will be reading excerpts from Neon Soul, signing books, and hosting a Q&A session for attendees. 
 

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Feb
22
7:00 PM19:00

self-care session: D.C.

SELF-CARE SESSION: Washington, DC

Guests can expect:

PART ONE

Heart opening yoga (with Joanna): A welcoming yoga practice for everyone in the space that will calm the mind, body, and soul. The yogic poses will serve to empower the women doing them while encouraging her to let go and trust her ability to awaken and breathe.


PART TWO

Journaling exercises and partner work (with Alex) that encourages sisterhood, self-reflections and explores the benefits of self-care through writing.

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Dec
2
11:00 AM11:00

self-care session: Los Angeles

Author and self-care educator, Alexandra Elle alongside wellness guide and yoga teacher, Joanna Andreae, are taking their self-care sessions on the road! The first stop is Los Angeles, California. The themes for this self-care session are:

acknowledging your sacred celebration and creating a safe space for self-blessing.

It's easy for us to get lost in the translation and fast pace of the world with little to no self-praise or preservation. This session will help attendees discover their sacred space and learn, through yoga, meditation, and journaling, how to make room for self-blessing.

For more details and ticket purchase, click the button below. 

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Oct
23
1:00 PM13:00

richmond, va: book signing + reading

Come join authors Ryan Spear and Alexandra Elle for an intimate book signing and reading session in Richmond, VA. The husband and wife duo will read pieces from their respective works and engage in a Q&A with attendees. Hosted by Na Nin Studio, there will be light refreshments for guests in a cozy setting. 

Young Man, Rumble by Ryan Spear will be for sale at the event, alongside Love in my Language by Alex Elle. 

This event is free, but tickets are required for entry. Get yours below. 

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Oct
1
1:00 PM13:00

Discovering Home - Self-care Session (Saturday)

In honor of Autumn making its debut, 'Discovering Home' will focus heavily on the shifts and changes that life presents.

Join author, poet, and self-care educator Alexandra Elle, alongside wellness guide Joanna Andreae, for a workshop dedicated to discovering home within yourself. These self-care sessions will encourage falling into greater alignment with ease and confidence as the season's change. Each session will include gentle yoga, meditation, journaling, and fellowship through conversation.

There are two session offerings, 9/30 and 10/1.

Tickets can be purchased here.

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Sep
30
8:00 PM20:00

Discovering Home - Self-Care Session #4

In honor of Autumn making its debut, 'Discovering Home' will focus heavily on the shifts and changes that life presents.

Join author, poet, and self-care educator Alexandra Elle, alongside wellness guide Joanna Andreae, for a workshop dedicated to discovering home within yourself. These self-care sessions will encourage falling into greater alignment with ease and confidence as the season's change. Each session will include gentle yoga, meditation, journaling, and fellowship through conversation.

There are two session offerings, 9/30 and 10/1.

Tickets can be purchased here.

 

 

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