Escape the distractions of your busy life. Advance your
craft and energize your writing with a challenging and
supportive Writing Getaway. Join us at one of our upcoming
writing retreats and take advantage of plentiful writing time,
insightful feedback, good meals and good company.
Shore Thing Writing Getaway
July 13, 2013
Treat yourself to a midsummer writing retreat at the shore. Down
the block from Atlantic City’s famous beach and boardwalk, this
affordable workshop will energize and inspire you. Head home
with sand between your toes, a few new pieces of writing and the
glow that comes from spending the day with an encouraging
community of writers.
Live Free and Write
June 23-27, 2013
Join us in New
Hampshire for a supportive writing workshop in "Beginning Your
Novel" or "Creative Nonfiction." Enjoy the refreshing New
England summer with uninterrupted writing time, workshops, homemade
meals and relaxing by the pool. Workshops led by Mimi Schwartz
and Michelle Cameron; retreat hosted by Peter Murphy.
**Only 2 seats remain.**
Get Away to Write - Scotland
August 8-15, 2013
WRITE IN SCOTLAND. Using the vibrant university city of Dundee as our home
base, join us for a week of writing and exploring this beautiful
country. We’ll go beyond the typical tourist path and get to know the real
Scotland. The retreat will feature supportive workshops, readings by local writers and excursions
to Edinburgh, castles and more.
**Registration deadline: June 16 - Only 3 seats remain.**
No frills. No hassle. No commitment. Just writing.
November 2 & 3, 2013
Need a brief break from your life? Need to rekindle your love affair with
poetry? Join us for this mid-autumn Getaway to give your writing a much
needed boost. No need to stay the night. No distractions. Just a day or two
Save the date!
Poetry & Prose Getaway
January 17-20, 2014—21st
Not your typical writers' conference. Advance your craft and energize your writing at the Winter Getaway.
Enjoy challenging and supportive sessions, insightful feedback and an
encouraging community. Choose from small, intensive workshops in poetry,
fiction, nonfiction and memoir.
Save the date!
We offer "Early Bard" and "re-PETER" Discounts for most of our Getaways. Be sure to take advantage!