Taught in sold-out workshops in New York, Sense Writing is now in Israel for a limited time.

Re-imagine writing as a sensual and intellectual process to unlock your voice.

For writers of all levels and genres.

Learn to bypass anxiety that causes writer's block.

Discover ease in all stages of writing, including rewriting.

Leave with specific guidelines and products to build a sustainable writing practice.


What is Sense Writing?

Developed by Madelyn Kent, Sense Writing is a ground-breaking approach to creative writing that works with training your nervous system to find flow and melt stubborn creative blocks. Combining accessible writing and movement sequences, Sense Writing has helped hundreds of people around the world get to the core of their writing craft.


What the Community is Saying

  • Kent’s Sense Writing workshop challenged struggle’s worth and reminded me of the original impulse that led me to make my life about writing.
    — Coriel O'Shea, Poet, "Sustaining Creativity: A Review of Madelyn Kent's Sense Writing," Elephant Journal
  • Once I experienced this flow, I understood what my friend meant when she said Sense Writing changed everything for her.
    — Iva Radivojevic, Filmmaker, Guggenheim Recipient
  • The Sense Writing workshops access a profundity that other writing workshops have rarely attained at this level.
    — Raluca Albu, Writer and Editor, Guernica Magazine
  • Okay, what's a less dramatic way of telling you that this class has changed my life?
    — Olga Kreimer, Journalist, Los Angeles Review of Books

 Teacher & Developer


All workshops led by Sense Writing's Developer Madelyn Kent, Somatic Specialist and former Faculty in Creative Writing at New York University.

 A 2-Day Seaside Workshop

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Sense Writing I: Life Stories, Memory, and Fiction

21 & 22 December

For everyone. Sense Writing I is a prerequisite for all other workshops. For writers of all levels and genres.

In a supportive environment that integrates accessible physical and writing exercises, you will learn to calm your nervous system, find lightness in your body, and mine your imagination, all while connecting to the core of your craft. Sense Writing frees you from the thoughts you think you “should” be thinking so you learn to create without anxiety. 

  • Work with the nervous system to interrupt body and language patterns that inhibit writing
  • Find pleasure in all the stages of writing
  • Refine your craft
  • Complete two pieces of memoir and/or fiction.

Includes written feedback of your work by Madelyn.

כתיבה חושית מסייעת לכותבים מתחילים וותיקים לפרוץ פנימה אל הכוחות היצירתיים הקיימים בתוכם

All workshops are taught in English, but you are welcome to write in Hebrew.

Schedule: Thursday evening, 21 December, 18:30- 21:45 and Friday, 22 December, 10:30-15:00

This will be the only workshop scheduled in Israel.


Location: @Yafo Yoga, Mazal Dagim St. 26, Jaffa. Free parking.A beautiful studio just a 5-minute walk from the clock tower, adjacent to park and sea.

Registration and pricing are below. All workshop fees include a Sense Writing Training© recording designed to help you continue the practice at home.

Pricing: Sense Writing I: 680 NIS

*Workshops fill up, so please reserve your spot early with a 250 NIS deposit by Credit Card, Israeli Bank Transfer, or PayPal. Deposits are non-refundable but never expire. If you need to cancel before the start of the workshop, you could use the deposit for the next workshop.

To pay the deposit you can use the following. Remainder payable by cash or post-dated checks.

  • Credit card: To request an invoice payable by any credit card, email me at Madelyn@sensewriting.org or call: 055 9263088
  • Bank Transfer: Discount Bank, Branch: 26, Account Number: 124440594, Madelyn Kent. Please email me and let me know which class you are registering for.
  • PayPal below.
Sense Writing I Tel Aviv 680 NIS

Upcoming Classes:

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Sense Writing I & II – Brooklyn Coming in January

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Sense Writing I– Los Angeles Coming in March