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The Mystery of My Story: a Writing Retreat With Paula Sullivan

May 1 @ 10:00 am - May 3 @ 2:00 pm

$175 - $295

The Mystery of My Story:
a Writing Retreat
With Paula Sullivan

May 1, 2, 3, 2017
Mon. 10:00 AM to Wed. 2:00 PM

Oblate Renewal Center
5700 Blanco
San Antonio, TX 78216

30071_Writing_in_JournalEach of us is a storehouse of memories and experiences that give meaning and purpose to our lives.  This retreat will focus on the spiritual life of the retreatants in the context of their life story.  Based on the book, The Mystery of My Story, author Paula Sullivan will present creative strategies for remembering, processing and recording life experiences.  This retreat requires no prior writing experience. There will be time for writing, reflection and dialogue.  Paula will be available for spiritual companioning during the retreat. Please join us on this pilgrimage of personal discovery and exploration.

Paula Sullivan, author of The Mystery of My Story, Autobiographical Writing for Personal and Spiritual Development, has an M.A. in Rhetoric and Writing (University of Tulsa), and has been a certified spiritual director (Hesychia School for Spiritual Direction) since 2004.
An Assistant Prof. of English, she specialized in creative writing at Tulsa Community College for more than twenty years. Paula and her husband Richard moved to Seguin from Tulsa Oklahoma in 2011 to live near their daughter and granddaughters.   She has offered the Mystery of My Story Retreat nationally since 1987.

Retreat includes meals, lodging, and book, The Mystery of My Story.  The retreat will be offered twice. The first offering will be Sept. 26, 27, 28, 2016 and the second will be May 1, 2, 3, 2017
Both times it will be offereed Mon. 10:00 AM to Wed. 2:00 PM at the Oblate Renewal Center, located at 5700 Blanco, San Antonio, TX 78216. Retreat with lodging is $ 295.00. Space is limited! Commuter rate is $175.

For information, to register by phone,
or pay by check, please  call Brenda at
(210) 341-1366 ext. 212



May 1 @ 10:00 am
May 3 @ 2:00 pm
$175 - $295
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Oblate Renewal Center
(210) 341-1366, ext. 500


Oblate Renewal Center
5700 Blanco Road
San Antonio, TX 78216 United States
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(210) 341-1366, ext. 500

Who's Attending

9 people are attending The Mystery of My Story: a Writing Retreat With Paula Sullivan

  • Dorothy Parma
  • Rebecca Peterson-Male
  • Loretta Mammen
  • Monica Hildebrand
  • Mary Francine Danis
  • Heather Reichert
  • Mary Lynne Hill
  • Linda Raileanu
  • Christina Whitmire