When you tell the truth, your story changes.
When your story changes, your life is transformed.

  • “Opens the craft of writing as a way to dive
    into the art of self-reflection.”

    ~Mark Nepo

  • “Brave, beautiful, and brilliantly observed.”

    ~ Publishers Weekly (starred review)

  • “Your creative life will never be the same!”

    ~Mickaela Grace

  • “One of the most generous-spirited presenters
    I have worked with anywhere”

    ~Oriane Lee Johnston

  • “Mark Matousek is an insightful, compelling and incisive teacher …
    truthful, direct, open, and compassionate.”

    ~Marcia Lippman

  • “Mark’s writing instruction is transformative”

    ~Libuse Binder

  • “Mark is a masterful and loving guide”

    ~Tara Brach


Explore your creativity and spiritual life with Mark’s series of Home Study Courses. With an array of topics that deepen insight, improve your craft, and foster personal development, these courses enable writers of all levels to hone their authentic voice using the Writing To Awaken method.

The Seekers Forum is a spiritual resource for people who want to explore the human, emotional, and spiritual complexities of life. Led by bestselling author and teacher, Mark Matousek, The Seekers Forum focuses on the art of self-inquiry as the path to a more awakened life. Since 2013, The Seekers Forum has been offering curated monthly programs on spiritual growth, personal development, healing, and creativity. Through live monthly presentations, weekly Guided Writing Sessions, inspiring guest interviews, and pre-recorded and recommended content, you get an opportunity to explore these life themes in depth, gaining valuable insight that spurs spiritual and personal growth. “Know thyself, for once we know ourselves, we may learn how to care for ourselves,” said Socrates. Nothing could be more important.


Tuesday, August 9, 2022
The Seekers Forum Live Guided Writing Session

Tuesday, August 9
5 pm Eastern
Live Zoom Session

Tuesday, August 16, 2022
The Seekers Forum Live Guided Writing Session

Tuesday, August 16
5 pm Eastern
Live Zoom Session

Friday, August 19 – Wednesday, August 24, 2022
Writing as a Spiritual Practice:
The Healing Power of Telling Your Story

August 19 – 24, 2022
Five-Day Retreat
Hollyhock, Cortes Island, BC

Tuesday, August 30, 2022
The Seekers Forum Live Guided Writing Session

Tuesday, August 30
5 pm Eastern
Live Zoom Session