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Spring Into Fearless Writing: April 2-6, 2018

SPRING INTO FEARLESS WRITING A CLARITYWORKS RETREAT FOR WOMEN with PEGGY TABOR MILLIN Monday, April 2, 2018 to Friday, April 6, 2018 A writing retreat for 8 women at St. Francis Springs, a 25,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility situated on 140 acres of beautiful and peaceful wooded property that offers a natural setting, 34 miles … Continue reading Spring Into Fearless Writing: April 2-6, 2018

Land of Little Rain

The word aridity is one I use as a synonym for what others call writer’s block. Aridity can mean “having insufficient rainfall to support agriculture” or “lacking in interest and life.” Perhaps I use the word because I grew up on the Colorado Desert of California, a place that truly seems “godforsaken.” Given a cloudburst … Continue reading Land of Little Rain

14th Annual | Fearless Writing on the Blue Ridge | Lake Logan Retreat for Women

ONE SPOT OPEN. SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE. Thursday, November 3 to Monday, November 7, 2016 Engage with other women writers using Centered Writing Practice in a safe supportive circle. Open to new and returning participants at any level of writing, this 5-day, 4-night retreat provides ample time to sink into your writing. Here is the answer to all … Continue reading 14th Annual | Fearless Writing on the Blue Ridge | Lake Logan Retreat for Women

Zen Mind, Writer’s Mind: August 4-6, 2017

If we were not so single-minded about keeping our lives moving, and could do nothing, perhaps a huge silence might interrupt the sadness of never understanding ourselves. —Pablo Neruda Take a weekend from your busy life to listen to the countryside, to your own breath, to the voice of your heart. Join a circle of … Continue reading Zen Mind, Writer’s Mind: August 4-6, 2017

Zen Mind, Writer’s Mind | August 5-7, 2016

A Zen Writing Retreat for Women Great Tree Zen Temple 679 Lower Flat Creek Road Alexander, NC 28701 Begins: Friday,  4:00 Ends: Sunday, 12:00 noon. $255 plus donation to instructor  Fees includes lodging and food Registration begins March 1, 2015. Accommodations limited to 12 women. Dormitory-style rooms and vegetarian meals beginning with Friday dinner and ending … Continue reading Zen Mind, Writer’s Mind | August 5-7, 2016