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Mon 11 Nov 2019 to Sun 17 Nov 2019
Do you find yourself wondering if there was somewhere you could go to inspire you or just give you the time and space to explore your Writer Within? Somewhere that isn’t a course or series of workshops but a cosy, quiet place, surrounded by nature, where you can just focus on you and your writing. Read more...

Fri 8 Nov 2019 to Mon 11 Nov 2019
Join us for a unique writing escape in the Kangra valley, one of the Himalayas's most pristine valleys. This will be an eclectic experience combining quality writing time, insightful feedback and interactive sessions with industry stalwarts, the spirit of nature, the craft of the locals along with delicious Indian food.  Read more...

Mon 28 Oct 2019 to Sat 2 Nov 2019
Are you looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life; to find creative refuge at that perfect peaceful location where you can finish your writing or take time to read and reflect? Our retreats, set in the stunning surroundings of Llanystumdwy between the sea and mountains offer the perfect creative escape. Read more...

Fri 18 Oct 2019 to Mon 21 Oct 2019
Get cajoled by the modern vibe of this young and vibrant city. Eat at the highest restaurant in the world At.Mosphere at Burj Khalifa. Get swayed and brainstorm on a yacht. Get immersed in a workshop in the desert over Sheesha. Unlock your inner creativity in the lap of luxury. Don’t miss out. Be one of the ten exclusive writers to experience a unique Writer’s Retreat. Organised by The Write Scene.  Read more...

Tue 15 Oct 2019 to Tue 22 Oct 2019
Clare Fisher is one of six writers teaching on a writing retreat in Bali in October (15-22), alongside award-winning journalists, screenwriters and novelists. Held in a beautiful eco-village in Ubud, the week before the Ubud Writer's Festival, it's a great opportunity to reinvigorate and expand your writing practice. Read more...

Mon 9 Sep 2019 to Sat 14 Sep 2019
In this week-long course we will be exploring the mythology surrounding the Goddess. We will be visiting ancient sites and walking the beautiful landscapes of north Wales.  Read more...

Sat 7 Sep 2019 to Sat 14 Sep 2019
Award-winning writer and Faber Academy tutor, Paul McVeigh, along with bestselling novelist and ghost-writer Brian Finnegan, will help aspiring writers free their words at a luxurious week-long writers’ retreat in Tuscany in September 2019. Read more...

Mon 2 Sep 2019 to Sat 7 Sep 2019
Writing Outsider Perspectives. How do we write stories about the marginalised communities of our own personal background? What are our concerns when writing about these communities when they are generally under-represented in publishing and prone to misunderstanding or stereotype?  Read more...

Mon 19 Aug 2019 to Sat 24 Aug 2019
Find your balance, on and off the page. Ever wondered what it would be like to write from a calmer, more relaxed state? This retreat combines plenty of thinking and writing time to make progress on your project, combined with twice-daily optional yoga and meditation classes to help balance your mind and body. Read more...

Mon 29 Apr 2019 to Mon 21 Oct 2019
Replenish and recharge with a blend of yoga and creative writing at literary Tilton House, behind Charleston Farmhouse in Sussex. Taking place in spring, summer and autumn, the day retreats will help you pay attention to the seasons and plan regular times away from your everyday life.  Read more...
Writing Retreats

Read Ardella Jones' article reflecting on the value of writing retreats.