Pride of Lions

Photo by Deborah Bradford


You can see in their faces why these lions of the Serengeti are called a “pride.”

Waking the Dreamer Within



After a successful launch in 2013, the Waking the Dreamer Within Festival is back! You’ll find workshops on dreams, art, writing, movement, and more. I’ll be offering a creative writing session, a poetry workshop, and will be moderating a open-mic poetry night on Friday, October 17. You can sign up for the […]

Author Meet and Greet

June 22, 2014 MEET AND GREET ~ WINE AND CHEESE RECEPTION 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm


Laura Deal

The author of Marbles: New and Collected Poems and The Newcomer’s Guide to the Invisible Realm, Laura Deal invites her readers to enter the realm of dreams and imagination, where your dream symbols speak to you […]

Yarn Basket Class coming June 28!

All of the colors you see here…and some you don’t…will be available for you to choose from!

Introduction to Yarn Baskets

Offered by Laura K. Deal


In this class, you’ll learn the basics of yarn baskets by creating a business-card basket similar to the one above in size and shape. The […]

Artisan Sale

I’ll be offering copies of The Newcomer’s Guide to the Invisible Realm as well as my yarn baskets! I’ll be there in person on Sunday afternoon, and I hope to see you there!


Write from the Art

Please join us for a writing and art workshop designed to help you tap into your own creative expression. Debra will show you how to create a one-of-a-kind, hand-sewn personal journal, and Laura will offer writing prompts to help you wrap words around your thoughts. If you think, “I’m not an artist,” […]

Original Sin

The creation-centered tradition, while it does not begin its spirituality with original sin but with original blessing, does indeed have an understanding of original sin or the sin behind sin. From Meister Eckhart to Mary Daly, the sin behind all sin is seen as dualism. Separation. Subject/object relationships. Fractures and fissures in our relationships. Take […]

New classes and groups!


Drop-in Dream Groups, Creative Writing Classes, and Writing With Dreams Offered by Laura K. Deal, Ph. D.

Dream Groups

Are you curious about the images that appear in your dreams? Haunted by nightmares? These groups will explore dreams in a safe, comfortable environment, using the Group Projective Dream Work method developed by Rev. Dr. […]

Newcomer’s Guide now available

The Newcomer’s Guide to the Invisible Realm is now available through Amazon (print and Kindle) and Smashwords (multiple ebook formats).

The Newcomer’s Guide to the Invisible Realm–Coming Soon!


It’s looking quite promising that my book The Newcomer’s Guide to the Invisible Realm will debut at the Waking the Dreamer Within Festival on August 8-11, 2013, in Longmont, Colorado! In gratitude, I’m offering a discounted price for Festival attendees for both the print and the e-book versions. You can sign up here […]