Word-To-Action

Word to Action Contest Results

Word to Action Contest Results

Ten poems, read by 14 young poets, dazzled the packed Perspektiven Raum with brilliance and bravery. 14-year-old Grela Rabi’s as yet untitled poem that begins, “am boden kleben sie fest,“ was selected by our panel of three judges to win the 500 CHF gift certificate to...

Word to Action – POETRY CONTEST

Word to Action – POETRY CONTEST

How to enter this Poetry  Contest:  Write a poem in DE or EN on the  topic of Climate Action (SDG 13)  Submit to   wordtoaction2020@gmail.com for 1:1 feedback (optional)  Sign up for the contest   wordtoaction2020@gmail.com  Be at the contest on 17.September  2023 at...

Word To Action ‘23 The Performance

Word To Action ‘23 The Performance

On the Thursday of the week of our retreat, June 1, we performed our climate-themed poems alongside the 1-2 class from the International School Rheintal to a lovely audience of 25 in the chapel at Haus Gutenberg (see video at https://www.instagram.com/p/Cs9QqJrJdqB/...

Word To Action 2023 Retreat

Word To Action 2023 Retreat

Word to Action is both an intense and relaxing retreat for poets. Hosted in our patron’s sustainable home on the beautiful Eschnerberg in the lovely country of Liechtenstein, everyone is welcome who understands that when it comes to climate action, poetry can help ask...

Word To Action 2023

Word To Action 2023

The Word -to-Action writing retreat will be a one (1) weeklong poetry experience where poets and students will have the opportunity to workshop together new or existing work centered around the theme, climate action.  All poets are experienced and may support young...

We Resolve…

We Resolve…

On the 21st of January, eleven creative minds from across many time zones* got together on a Zoom call to talk about how 2020, for all of its difficulties, made us better people, to the benefit of those around us and the environment we share. It was the day after the...

AGENDA Thursday, 21 January, 2021  9 PT/12 ET/18 CET

AGENDA Thursday, 21 January, 2021 9 PT/12 ET/18 CET

Opening poem  Sponsored by Word to Action:  Word to Action is a writing retreat that addresses climate action through poetry by engaging students. The first one in October was a success despite the pandemic restrictions.  Word to Action is happy to...

WATCH THE VIDEO & REPORT YOUR CARBON FOOT PRINT!

Watch the video at https://youtu.be/CELn-VyGa4Y and take your carbon footprint right away.  Email your results to wordtoaction2020@gmail.com. We’ll send you a reminder in 3 months to take the carbon footprint again.  This way we measure the impact of words...