Karena Akhavein

Author. Writing coach. Mom. Podcaster. Creative.

For so long, I was told I couldn’t do it all. I was told that being a multipassionate creative wasn’t a thing.

I’m glad I didn’t listen.

Welcome to my world- books, podcasts, blog posts, events, courses… anything that can feed your creativity and create community.

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Author Karena Akhavein is a multipassionate creative

Get away from it all and get in touch with your creative self.

Eliminate writer's block

Writing Retreat

Escape to magical Santa Barbara, CA for a few days that will change your life. If you are passionate about making your writing or creative project come to fruition and are craving peace, quiet, but also guidance, this exclusive retreat is for you. Come alone or with friend and stay in our exotic cottage, complete with Moroccan meditation garden and your own kitchen and bathroom. Creative and writing coach Karena Akhavein will tailor this experience to your needs. You’ll be spending your time writing, enjoying the benefits of one-on-one coaching, and taking guided creative breaks. Add-ons include additional coaching and gourmet meals. Please click below for the application and for more information.

Books by Karena Akhavein

Writer's block is not why writers fail book. by Karena Akhavein

“The ultimate reference tool for ditching the excuses and going from aspiring writer to successful author.”

Writer's block is not why writers fail book. by Karena Akhavein

“A pulse-pounding intellectual thriller. Pure escapism.”

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the How to be an Author podcast

Your weekly inspiration, information, and motivation to take you from aspiring writer to successful author. Listen to the latest episode here and don’t forget to subscribe wherever you get your podcasts. 

Need more Inspo? Check out our blog!