Women Reading Aloud Writers' Retreat in Greece

Greece


Details
Year Round

Retreat

TUITION / COST:$2295 inclusive: Welcome Dinner, 8 workshops, 2 Nite Writes, breakfast daily, Sunset Dinner Cruise, Greek Dinner, Closing Cocktail Reception/Supper
SCHOLARSHIP:None Available

CONTACT: Julie Maloney
PHONE: 201 874-9124
EMAIL: julie@womenreadingaloud.org
WEBSITE: www.womenreadingaloud.org

Write on the Aegean Sea in exquisite private accommodations. Enjoy numerous opportunities to renew and recharge your writing life in a supportive environment balanced with solitude and community. Limited to 12 writers.

The WRA 10 Day Writers' Retreat in Greece returns for its ninth year in June, 2019. Designated as one of Europe's top eco-friendly islands, Alonnisos offers the perfect setting for writing without distraction. Enjoy a sumptuous "Welcome Dinner," participate in 8 workshops - following the Amherst Writers and Artists Method - and 2 "Nite Writes," sail on a "Sunset Dinner Cruise," hike a donkey trail, write each morning in a private multi-tiered taverna surrounded by the island's flora, take a mountaintop yoga class, swim in crystal clear water, nap, dream, and write from the privacy of your own balcony. What do attendees say about this retreat? "Transformative."


Faculty

Featured Writers Include:

Julie Maloney, Founder/Director-Women Reading Aloud


Genres

Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Children's literature


Location

Alonnisos
Greece



Women Reading Aloud Writers Retreat in Greece

WOMEN READING ALOUD is dedicated to the support of women writers through workshops, domestic and international retreats, and special literary events. Built on the awareness of "voice," WRA offers opportunities to hone craft, explore new material, and pursue the creative life. Balancing solitude with community, writers engage in a "transformative" experience in a supportive environment. WRA extends its welcome to writers throughout the world. Workshops follow the Amherst Writers and Artists Method.