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First Annual Cabin 'n the Words Retreat an Unforgettable Experience

Have you ever been looking forward to something so much that you’re afraid to even imagine everything going smoothly, let alone perfectly? That was me, before the First Annual Cabin ‘n the Words Retreat (clever name coined by Jay Asher). 283 more words

Build Your Own Writers' Retreat

As a writer, there comes a point where you want to “get away from it all”. You need some inspiration beyond the four walls of your home. 669 more words


The Post Writer's Camp Blah Blah Blahs: How to Deal

Of course I was happy to be home. Of course I missed my family and was immensely glad to see them. Of course I didn’t miss that ugly, tiny, springy, single dorm mattress and that sweltering dorm room. 605 more words

Writing And Reading

A postcard from writer's summer camp - week #1

Hello you

I just wanted to drop you a wee note to let you know that I’m having a great time here at the yeah write… 363 more words


Thanks Arts Council - I'm off to Arvon!

I’m feeling incredibly lucky right now because I’m heading off to Totleigh Barton on Monday for a week to learn more about the craft with some of the best Young Adult writers alive – … 206 more words

A Writer's Life

Community of Writers

Recently, I went to a workshop taught by YA author Nova Ren Suma at Djerassi Resident Artists Program in California. I had worked with Nova in a previous class and was so excited to be selected for this opportunity. 926 more words