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I am Kerstin Pilz, PhD.

Published author, TEDx speaker, passionate teacher, world traveler, yogini, photography enthusiast…

I believe we are the authors of our lives. We are in charge of the stories we tell ourselves.

Writing was my lifesaver when I went through a devastating life event.

It can be your lifesaver too.

I’m here to help you discover the power of your own voice and to tell your story.

Join me on retreat (in Bali or Vietnam) or online (I am available for 1:1 coaching).

Do you have a story to tell?

You’ve always wanted to write but don’t know how to start?

You’re holding a story that needs releasing?

You’ve got a rough outline, or a draft, and you need to build momentum?

You need professional help with structuring your story and mastering other elements of the craft?

You need a peaceful place to finish a project?

You are a writer in need of rest and new creative input?

Whether you’re writing for yourself or for publication,

our writing retreats will get you writing!

Blissful Bali Writing Retreat

July 11 – 17, 2024

The Healing Power of Writing
Watch my TEDx Talk and find out why writing things down can be therapeutic

The Healing Power of Writing



I discovered the healing power of writing when nothing else helped to quell the pain of heartbreak and loss.

Writing down my thoughts and feelings allowed me to process my grief and to make myself whole again.

My journal was my lifesaver, best friend and on-call therapist. And it can be yours too.

Research shows that personal writing promotes healing, stress reduction, personal growth and inner peace. It can help us let go of old storylines and memories that keep us stuck so that we can write empowered new self narratives.

In my TEDx talk I share how we can all benefit from writing things down.

My forthcoming memoir, Loving My Lying, Dying, Cheating Husband (Affirm Press, 2024), tells the story of how I discovered the healing power of writing.

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