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The Way of Awen

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Helps you awaken the bard within by taking you on a journey into your creative potential. This volume explores the transformations the bardic initiate must go through to become a fully-fledged Bard. It also includes extracts from the author's notebooks and journals of over 20 years that illustrate his own journey.
Paperback, 480 pages
Published June 16th 2010 by Moon Books (first published June 1st 2010)
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Jul 21, 2010 Bryn rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: bards
I've been following Kevan Manwaring since I was sent a copy of 'Windsmith' to review. He's unusual, being a writer of fiction and non-fiction, poetry, plays and all sorts.

The Way of Awen is very much aimed at folks already on the bardic path. I think to really benefit from it, you need to be a bard in training and/or into Kevan's work. Being both, I absolutly loved it. His writing is incredibly rich and inspiring to read. this is not for newbies, but if you sound like it might suit you, then I h
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Sep 05, 2011 Roger Hyttinen rated it it was amazing
I've been a fan of Kevan's since reading his book "The Bardic Handbook" and was just as pleased with this book. Excellent and inspiring book for anyone following a creative and/or bardic path.
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Kevan Manwaring is a writer, teacher and storyteller who lives in Stroud. Holder of an MA in the Teaching and Practice in Creative Writing from Cardiff University, he lectures in creative writing for the Univerity of Portsmouth and the Open University, and runs courses for Skyros Writers' Lab and Ty Newydd. As a professional storyteller he has appeared in numerous shows in Britain and abroad (USA, ...more
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