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How to Plan a Writers' Retreat

Ever thought about planning your very own Writers’ Retreat?

I suspect most authors dream of a quiet cottage somewhere away from the day-to-day routine, somewhere to concentrate on getting that first draft finished, or that tricky edit done, a place conducive to writing with as few distractions as possible. 667 more words


Just me, at a writer’s retreat weekend, or “Three seismic paragraphs and a sandhill crane"

Last summer, I gave myself a gift. My friend Judy was offering a four-week writing workshop. I went on-line and registered. She’s one of the Writer’s lunch writers, owner of… 1,159 more words


Camp NaNoWriMo: One Week In

I had a feeling, before I even began writing this month, that I’d hit a plateau around the end of week one. My writing tends to do that. 502 more words


Announcement: Writers Retreat 2015

Dear Everybody,


After many requests, I’ve decided to do another Writers Retreat, Becoming The Writer You Are. My belief and experience is that if you want to write, all you need to do is tap into the process of becoming the writer you are.  96 more words

Camp NaNoWriMo: A Retreat towards #thepowerofstory

Today marks the first day of Camp NaNoWriMo: a month long writer’s retreat I’m venturing on. Except, I’m actually staying right here in the Midwest, and I’ll probably be writing from the confines of early mornings on my couch. 468 more words


Writers Retreating

I was only thinking how I don’t find time for enough holidays. I have plans percolating for a trip to see my LA friends later this year. 307 more words


Do You Believe in Magic?

I do. Wow. Can I tell you how lucky I feel to have been accepted to the most amazing writer’s retreat that could ever exist for someone like me? 716 more words