Write, Travel, Transform: Tuscany
Join 7-time author Laura Davis for a transformative 10 day writing, yoga, and mindfulness meditation retreat to the Tuscan countryside.
Murphy Writing of Stockton University
Escape the distractions of your busy life. Supportive retreats will energize and inspire your writing. Take advantage: plentiful writing time, insightful feedback and good company.
FL, NH, NJ, NY,
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PALA Self-Publishing Intensive
Everything You Need to Self-Publish So You Can Publish Your Book Now. How to create, format, design, edit, produce, distribute, market,...
Rebirth Your Book
Rediscover your novel or memoir with a full manuscript evaluation, coaching sessions and customized work plan. Join an intimate group
Costa Rica, India, Italy, United Arab Emirates
Novel-In-Progress Bookcamp & Writing Retreat
Concurrent small group, 6-day writing programs, workshop or retreat. Fee covers room, board, program.
Bookcamp: Workshop to improve WIP. Classes, writing clinic,...
The Devoted Writer
Finally banish writer's block forever! This month-long online class teaches the free-writing method and helps wannabe writers become real writers.
L'atelier Writers Workshop
The L'ATELIER Writers' Retreat and Workshop seeks to provide a balance of solitary space for writing, engaging seminars on craft, critique...
We created Writeaways to help you find the time you need to write. We provide writing instruction, fabulous food and company...
Nimrod Journal's Conference for Readers and Writers
An all-day writing conference with workshops in fiction, poetry, nonfiction, YA fantasy, finding a literary agent, and more, as well as...
Dzanc Books' DISQUIET International Literary Program
Workshops in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, Portuguese literature & culture. Includes critiques, lectures, readings, discussions on publishing, literary walks & excursions, film...
Write Your Heart Out in Paris
This is the writing workshop you've been looking for. Write more authentically and deeply in a spectacular city. Devoted to wholehearted...
Colonies, Residencies, & Retreats: Inspiring settings to nurture your creativity.
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