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Escape the distractions of your busy life. Advance your craft and energize your writing with a challenging and supportive Writing Getaway. Join us at a retreat in the US or abroad, and take advantage of plentiful writing time, insightful feedback, good meals and good company.

Upcoming Opportunities to Get Away to Write:


Shore Thing Writing Getaway
Writing Beyond the Boardwalk
September 6, 2014

Treat yourself to a writing retreat at the shore. Down the block from Atlantic City's famous beach and boardwalk, this affordable workshop will energize and inspire you.
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Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway
Supportive. Energizing. Inspiring.

January 16-19, 2015, Atlantic City Area

Advance your craft and energize your writing at the 22nd Annual Winter Getaway. Enjoy challenging and supportive workshops, insightful feedback and an encouraging community. Choose from fiction, nonfiction, memoir, screenwriting and poetry. Special Guests: Stephen Dunn & Kim Addonizio. Early registration discounts and scholarships available.
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Murphy Writing's
workshops for schools

Offering professional development that is rich in content, practical and enjoyable.

Now scheduling
2014-2015 workshops


Now offering:
Anti-Bullying Workshops

Quickie Poetry Getaway
No frills. No hassle. No commitment. Just writing.

November 1 & 2, 2014
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Our programs fill quickly.
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Jane Street Press Presents

Challenges for the Delusional
Peter Murphy's Prompts and the Poems They Inspired

 Edited by Christine Malvasi
 Foreword by Stephen Dunn
 Contributors include: Dunn, Graber, Laux & Richardson

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