Guided Novel Writing Retreat
Learn the secrets of bestselling authors in this small-group guided retreat at the historic Kemble Inn in Lenox, MA. Includes a private tea & tour of Edith Wharton's home, The Mount. Emerge with a clear process for getting to a finished draft.
UMI Christian Writers Conference
FOLLOW THE CALL. FIND YOUR VOICE. FULFILL YOUR PURPOSE.
Learn from top Christian authors and speakers. Two-day program includes:
Loreto Bay Writing Retreat 2016
We'll spend 25+ hours alongside like-minded women in writing workshops learning to write everything from memoir and non-fiction to short stories...
Colorado Writers' Workshop
The Colorado Writers' Workshop is a fun, collaborative, productive space for writers of all levels to generate new material & share...
Colonies, Residencies, & Retreats: Inspiring settings to nurture your creativity.
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Eckerd College Writers' Conference: Writers in Paradise
Lectures on craft, roundtables, readings, receptions, daily workshops in Poetry, Novel, Short Story, Nonfiction, Young Adult Writing led by award-winning and best-selling authors. Jan 16-23, 2016