Albert Flynn Desilver

Albert is the founder of Writing as a Path to Awakening, which is about an embodied inter- connected approach to creativity and writing, helping us to reignite the joy, fun, spontaneity, and wisdom in our practice and process of writing. Writing as a Path to Awakening merges the art of creative writing with the evolutionary practice of mindfulness meditation though a workshop and retreat series, an online course experience, and brand new interactive book project (Writing as a Path to Awakening: A Year to Becoming an Excellent Writer & Living an Awakened Life (Sounds True, September 1, 2017) which is based on his popular writing workshops by the same name.

Albert has been practicing meditation for more than twenty years and currently teaches writing and mindfulness workshops at The Omega Institute, The Esalen Institute, Spirit Rock Meditation Center and literary conferences nationally. He lives in Northern California.