Winter offers creative coaching for both visual artists and writers. Her next workshop, “Beating the Beast of Block” will be at the Gunnison, Colorado Art Center during the Gunnison Valley Literary Festival Aug. 9-10, 2019. Need to nudge the muse? Join us; contact Winter (CeremonialVisions.com) for your event; or schedule a personal session. Her approach is unique, incorporating the shamanic paradigm as a pathway to successful creative action.
Winter Ross's short stories, essays, and articles have been published in various art, environmental and literary journals. 4 Warnings: Shamanic Journeys, a chapbook of visionary prose, is her first book. Her work has appeared in: Pilgrimage: Story, Place, Spirit,Witness; Messages From Hidden Lake; EarthFirst! Journal; ArtWorks: a publication of the West Virginia Division of Arts and Humanities; Selki, an Alaskan feminist zine; The Gentle Traveler; EPIC Magazine; Messages From the Hidden Lake and the anthology What We Talk About When We Talk About Love, from Darkhouse Press. She was awarded first place in 2015 by both the New Mexico Press Women's Association, and the National Federation of Press Women for the short story Orienting Heaven. 4Warnings: Shamanic Journeys, her first book, is a prose chapbook illustrated with original etchings and may be found on Amazon or her website: www.CeremonialVisions.com. Bruce Nygren, President Emeritis of the Center for Nondual Awareness says: "Through her visionary stories Ms. Ross leads us on a journey encompassing the spiritual and physical realms which lie hidden within our psyches, to truths we know but don't know we know and sometimes wish we didn't.”