Relaxing into the Page

View from Elk View Lodge, Fernie, BCJoin us for a restorative weekend of yoga, meditation, and writing practice. Facilitators will guide you toward a rediscovery of the joy in your own creative process.  Relaxing into the Page is an exclusive and intimate weekend limited to 14 participants. Extras will be wait-listed for future workshops. Register early to be assured a space in our May weekend.

Thursday May 22 – Sunday May 25, 2014 at Elk View Lodge in Fernie, BC –

Fee: $780 (deposit $390 to reserve spot, remainder due upon arrival). Includes accommodation, wine and cheese reception, home-cooked vegetarian meals and instruction.

Our Registration Form is now available here on our website. Simply download and print the PDF, fill it out and return with payment to Relaxing into the Page, 40 Aspen Cr., Fernie, BC  V0B 1M5

For further details, please contact Angie Abdou at

Angie Abdou is an award-winning author with a Ph.D. in Creative Writing. She has facilitated workshops throughout Canada and has over twenty years of teaching experience.  Her first novel The Bone Cage was the inaugural One Book One Kootenay selection, a CBC Canada Reads 2011 finalist, and the 2012 MacEwan Book of the Year. Her second novel, The Canterbury Trail, was a finalist for the Banff Mountain Book of the Year 2012 and won an IPPY gold medal for Canada West.  Her fourth book, a novel about foreign nannies and hot yoga, is forthcoming in September 2014. She lives in Fernie with her husband and two children.

Angie Abdou

Andy SinclairAndy Sinclair has been practising yoga for thirteen years and is a graduate of The Yoga Sanctuary's Evolving Spirit 250-hour Yoga Teacher Training in Toronto. He has experience teaching Ashtanga, Hatha and Restorative yoga classes, both privately and in studios. He presently focuses on gentle and safe exploration through an alignment-based Hatha practice. No yoga experience is necessary for this type of practice.

Andy grew up in North Bay, Ontario. His writing has appeared in fab, The Moose & Pussy, The Globe and Mail, The United Church Observer, Dragnet Magazine and Jonathan. He has performed at many readings including Toronto's Emerging Writers' Series and taught creative writing at Five Oaks Retreat Centre in Paris, Ontario.