Creative Writing Retreats Uk
Carving out time in your busy schedule can be difficult, but if you can set aside time to write regularly, you’ll get there in the end!
Read 5 Things That Will Stop You From Writing Your Book And How To Avoid Them for some useful tips.
Rooms up to the end of March are fairly booked up already, but email via the website for Spring/Summer bookings.
There are courses on the Greek island of Skyros throughout July, and also in September.And if, for whatever reason it’s just not possible to go on a retreat this year, then don’t despair.With perseverance, you can still write your masterpiece.Ralph Ellison, Annie Dillard, and Alice Walker, are among those who have drawn inspiration from the island.The retreat is for six days and five nights of writing, workshops and one-on-manuscript consultations with nationally recognized authors.Cost: The price of a bed in a shared room is 50, with limited single rooms available with a supplement.The price includes all meals (and wine), workshop fees, private transportation between the farmhouse and Florence. Ossabaw Writers Retreat Location: Ossabaw Island, Savannah, Georgia () Date: 4th-9th March, and Autumn 2016 Details: Ossabaw Island has attracted writers, artists, and musicians to live on the island for short periods of reflection, research, and creativity in the mid-to-late 20th century.Details: Arvon runs various popular courses and retreats throughout the year at three different locations. Moniack Mhor Location: Moniack Mhor Creative Writing Centre is in the beautiful Scottish Highlands, 14 miles from the city of Inverness Details: Various courses throughout the year, including a Walking Retreat in March.Away from everyday distractions, these are special places where you can feel free to imagine, concentrate and write. Accommodation is simple but comfortable and designed to provide an environment for nurturing your writing.Cost: Prices vary, depending on the course, and the type of room, but roughly £495 – £625 per person for a week-long course. Swiss Alps Retreat Location: Sonogno, Switzerland Details: “Finding Harmony through Writing, Yoga, & Music” is how this retreat is enticingly described.The day will include about 3 hours of daily yoga, 3 hours of writing, and music interwoven throughout the day and evening, as well as nature hikes into the mountainous landscape.