Metaphysical Poetry: a 6-Week Workshop Begins August 3rd


Saturday afternoons from 2pm-4pm starting August 3rd to September 14th (No class on August 24th).

22 Teachings Magical Academy
900 East 1st Street Suite 312
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Instructor: Frank Alvarez

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Deepen your spiritual practice with the art of poetry writing. This class uses poetry readings and writing exercises to explore different metaphysical concepts and give our spiritual practice a creative outlet. Each class will include small group ritual, class discussions and sharing work with each other. Writing exercises will include working with crystals, astrology, divination, and spirit guides. No previous experience with poetry or creative writing needed. All are welcome.


Week 1: The Poetic Leap of Faith: Trusting Yourself

Week 2: The Image: Symbols and Signs from Your Guides

Week 3: Force and Form: Stanzas, Line Breaks and Rhythm

Week 4: Higher-Self Poems: Totems, Deities and Drag Queens

Week 5: Shadow-Self Poems: Through Hurt into Healing

Week 6: Writing the Collective: Ancestors, Lineage and Community

Students are asked to bring a notebook, pen or pencil and water.

About the Teacher:

Frank works to connect individuals to their highest selves. He mainly uses the Tarot, and also works with the Akashic Records to channel energy for subtle body healing. Frank’s mystical studies began in 2012 when he first started studying the Tarot, and over the last few years has committed himself to his own transformative work. Before moving to Los Angeles, Frank received a BA in Creative Writing and Literature from Purchase College SUNY and an MFA in Poetry Writing from Columbia University. His current focuses as a student include overcoming codependency, ritual magic and alchemy.