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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 John Hunt Publishing (first published June 1st 2010)
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Bryn
Jul 21, 2010 Bryn rated it 5 of 5 stars
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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Roger Hyttinen
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 teaches creative writing for the Open University and Skyros Writers' Lab. He also runs freelance courses in storytelling and various aspects of the writing process to a wide variety of students. As a professional storyteller he has a ...more
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