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Write About Now with Jerico Mandybur

mindful journaling for self-inquiry and social impact

10 March 2024

In the Centre for Creativity

Sydney Opera House Presents


In this introductory workshop, Jerico Mandybur will guide participants to inquire into their lived experience, their values, and the singular role they can play in building a better world. 

journaling 101

Step into the world of mindful journaling—an empowering form of therapeutic writing that allows for self-reflection, self-expression, and dreaming up new futures. Join Jerico Mandybur in this beginner-friendly journaling workshop to grasp the art of approaching journaling through a mindful lens, learning to let go of perfectionism and self-censorship. Experience writing as a liberating, creative journey that unveils your current emotions, core values, and untapped potential. 

Sydney Opera House Presents


Jerico Mandybur (she/they)

Jerico Mandybur is a best-selling author, writer, award-winning therapeutic arts practitioner and tarot reader.

Their published books, translated in seven languages, are: Neo Tarot: A fresh approach to self-care, healing and empowerment, Daily Oracle: Seek answers from your higher self, Pleasure Oracle: A love, sex and pleasure deck and Rainbow Power: Manifest your dream life with the creative magic of color. Jerico is also the creator and former host of the hit podcasts, Beyond Belief (2020) and Self Service with Jerico Mandybur (2018).

Jerico’s words and work have been featured in publications like New York Magazine, LA Times, New York Times, Vogue, The Guardian, Goop, Refinery29, Bustle, Pop Sugar and many more — and they’ve been a guest on countless podcasts and nationwide radio programs including ABC’s RN Drive and Triple J’s The Hook Up.

Jerico has collaborated with brands such as Levi's, Urban Decay, HBO’s Game of Thrones, BeautyCon, Depop, Holiday the Label, Realisation Par, Soho House, House of Hackney, Alemais, In The Roundhouse, Galleries Victoria, Neuehouse, Chateau Marmont and more.

They’ve given a TEDx Talk on the power of authentic, autistic self-expression as well as hosted fireside conversations and sat on panels with thought leaders like Dr. Esther Perel, Elaine Welteroth and Lizzie Velasquez at events like the Teen Vogue Summit, Pinterest’s In the Making conference, the Girlboss Rally, Pedestrian’s Selfish Sessions and Mercado Sagrado.

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