Veterans Take On A Mission Of Writing

Every Tuesday for the past seven weeks, veterans – mostly from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan – have gathered at Boston College in Newton, Mass. for a writing workshop.

They came at the bequest of Roxana von Kraus, the mother of an active Marine who found that writing helped her cope with her son’s deployment. She’s is helping these veterans put on paper their war experiences, as well as write about the difficulty of coming home and transitioning back to civilian life.

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Featured in WBUR’s Here and Now with Robin Young, this workshop offers creative support and valuable peer feedback to bring your stories to life.  Come and write.

March 12-April 16, 2013
Tuesdays, 6-8 PM
Stokes Hall, Room 107S
140 Commonwealth Ave, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Free of charge to all U.S. Veterans

Please enroll by email: agapeveterans@gmail.com.

 

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