Creative Writing Residencies

I would do it all over again, on repeat, with the same people, same place, same house, same everything!From the first day I arrived I had enjoyed incredible support, generosity, inspiration and wild fun in this amazing community of artists, and I didn’t want it to end. When I set off to Lemon Tree House I somehow felt it would not be a round trip so much as a crossing over to a new place – a time of transition as I step into the third act of my life.The group engaged through informal dialogue as well as in a set of discussions facilitated by ideas42, a nonprofit that uses insights from the behavioral sciences to address social problems.The Bellagio Center Residency Program purposefully brings together a diversity of thought and practice, and former Bellagio residents often share that feedback from their fellow residents led them to take their work in a different direction. Leana, Godfrey “Gado” Mwampembwa, Ruby Rumié, Kim Thuy Seelinger, and Kathleen M. The Lemon Tree House supports the following disciplines: Writing- Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry, Playwriting, Screenwriting and Journalism.

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