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Adirondack Artists’ and Writers’ Retreat

October 17, 2013 @ 2:00 pm - October 20, 2013 @ 1:00 pm

Adirondack Writers' & Artists' Retreat
Adirondack Writers’ & Artists’ Retreat

Join Mary Beth Coudal for a three-night, four-day writing retreat in the historic Georgian manor house, Skenewood, in Westport, New York, to focus on your writing from October 17 to 20, 2013.

Since the launch of last year’s retreat when six writers attended, two have written new books and a third is under contract to write one.

Adirondack Artists’ and Writers’ Retreat Overview

Participants will have hours to retreat and write and create. They can find their spot on the terrace overlooking Lake Champlain, next to a fireplace, or in a window seat. There will also be time to:

  • start the day with yoga,
  • attend a workshop with a local author or painter,
  • share local farm fresh meals in the grand dining room,
  • kayak Lake Champlain or hike woodland trails,
  • join an evening dinner party, and
  • read and share their works in progress at an after-dinner salon.

When they’re done, participants will have:

  • completed a publishable story or piece of art,
  • found a community of writers to support them, and
  • know the next steps to continue their good work.

When is Adirondack Artists’ and Writers’ Retreat? Thursday afternoon, October 17 at 2:00 pm to Sunday afternoon, October 20, 1 pm.

This retreat is led by Mary Beth Coudal, who owns and operates the Writers Boot Camp East. Her essays have been published in the New York, and Self magazine. She believes in the power of dangerous and authentic writing to transform lives.


There’s still time (but not much) to register for Adirondack Artists’ and Writers’ Retreat. Visit this link to register online now:

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October 17, 2013 @ 2:00 pm
October 20, 2013 @ 1:00 pm
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452 Dudley Road

Westport, NY 12993 United States

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