Autumn Writing Getaway
Galloway, New Jersey, United States
November 9, 2019
A one day fall retreat for poets and writers
Fall into this mid-autumn retreat in the heart of the Jersey Pinelands to harvest some new writing. Draw inspiration from meaningful craft discussions, imaginative exercises and supportive sharing. Whether you write poetry, fiction, nonfiction or memoir, you will enjoy a day working with words in our warm and nurturing community.
This program is presented by Murphy Writing of Stockton University.
Featured Writers Include:
Barbara Daniels, Emma Copley Eisenberg and Peter E. Murphy. Peter E. Murphy, the author of ten books and chapbooks, has taught writing classes and workshops for more than 30 years. He founded the Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway and other programs for poets, writers and teachers.
Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Children's literature
New Jersey, United States
Murphy Writing of Stockton University
Murphy Writing of Stockton University offers programs in the US and abroad to help writers develop their craft. When writers immerse themselves in these challenging and supportive workshops and an encouraging community, they often make breakthroughs in their art. The Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway, founded in 1994, is the flagship program, attracting more than 200 poets and writers from across the country each year. In 2014, Murphy Writing became part of Stockton University.
Our Participants Say it Best
"The Getaway was exactly what I needed to recharge as a writer and start the year off on the right foot. From the supportive community to the hotel’s friendly atmosphere, I left feeling inspired. Now I can't wait to get back to work on the many projects I've lined up for myself. I only wish the Getaway could last all year!" ~ Cate, Pittsburgh, PA
Escape the distractions of your busy life. Advance your craft and energize your writing with a challenging and supportive writing getaway. Join us at one of our upcoming writing retreats and take advantage of plentiful writing time, insightful feedback, good meals and good company. Get Away to Write.
View our upcoming programs by visiting stockton.edu/murphywriting