• 2525 Back Orrville Road, Wooster, OH 44691
  • 330-264-1590
  • info@namiwayneholmes.org

Writing for Wellness

Join this fun-filled group as they critique various writings and books, create stories, prose and poems.

One of the ways to deal with any overwhelming emotion is to find a healthy outlet in which to express yourself, which makes a journaling or writing a helpful tool in managing your mental health. It can manage anxiety, Reduce stress and provides an opportunity for positive self-talk and identifying negative thoughts and behaviors; plus it is fun.

Writing for Wellness
Conversations are lively and might be on any topic. This evening was spent watching “An Angel at My Table”, about the true-life story of Janet Frame, New Zealand’s most distinguished author.
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An impromptu evening at a Langston Hughes concert was a highlight!
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After learning about the “beat generation”, an evening was spent trying to write and paint in the creative style of beat artist Ken Patchen.