Open Community Holiday Practice Day: Mindfulness & Writing
Join us for a special day of writing and meditation in conscious community with Albert Flynn DeSilver! This is an extended...
Faith Writers Conference
Moved online for 2021. Keynote speaker Cynthia Ruchti, literary agent and author of 30 books. Workshops on marketing, writing shorts, writing...
Chanticleer Authors Conference 2021
A unique and progressive authors conference designed to share insight and knowledge about the marketing and business side of being an...
Alderworks Alaska Writers & Artists Retreat
Alderworks Alaska is located on 5 acres along West Creek in remote Dyea near Skagway. Three cabins are opened for summer...
Ann Wylie Master Classes: Writing workshops
Please join us at our upcoming public writing workshops. You’ll walk away with tips, tricks and techniques for getting people to...
Flathead River Writers Conference
Conference near Glacier Park in NW Montana.
Nationally recognized speakers with expertise in writing across genres. Author platform, queries that work, pitching...
North Words Writers Symposium
Intimate Alaska writers conference includes workshops, panel discussions, readings, train ride, nature walk, keynote dinner. Symposium faculty will interact with you...
Colonies, Residencies, & Retreats: Inspiring settings to nurture your creativity.
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