July 2016

Writing retreat

Upcoming Writing Retreats

If you have a travel bug, it’s not too late to get in on one of these relaxing retreats away from all of your distractions at home. Retreats are great because you can set aside time to focus on your writing while being supported by others who are also working on their own life stories. Some retreats still have open enrollment for late summer and fall.

Peru with Page

This is a 12-day all-female retreat which takes place from September 30 to October 11, 2016. You’ll visit many different areas, including Machu Picchu.

Cost: $3,500 per person.

The Creative Writers Workshop

This retreat takes place on the Irish island of Inis Mór, September 4-11, 2016. Cost: €1,195 (~$1,300 USD) per person.

Your Beautiful Writing Life

Who doesn’t want to go to Italy? This Tuscany retreat takes place September 10-17, 2016. It features one-on-one coaching sessions with a coach and a literary agent.

Cost: $2,137-$2,350 per person.

Wide Open Writing

This Tuscany retreat will be from August 28 to September 3, 2016 and includes writing workshops, daily yoga, and all meals with wine.

Cost: $2,150 per person.

Hamlet’s Hideaway

This is an all-inclusive retreat held in Denmark from August 14 to 20, 2016.

Cost: $2,500 per person.

Writers Who Run Retreat & Race

If you like to run and write, this retreat takes place August 3-7, 2016 in rural North Carolina. It includes, workshops and social events.

Cost: $950 per person.

Murphy Writing – Scotland

This writing retreat is hosted by award-winning poet Peter E. Murphy and will take place from July 28 to August 5, 2016 in Dundee.

Cost: $1,995 per person.

The Storyteller Within

This is women’s only retreat led by Aimee Hansen at the Yoga Forest in Guatemala. She has two dates left: August 21-29 and November 18-26. Enjoy daily yoga, meditation and writing sessions.

Early bird rate until July 10, 2016 is $995 USD and includes meals, lodging and guided meditation and yoga.