Tag Archive: Writing Retreat

Sep 07

Success Story Spotlight…with Cate Berry

The Kid Lit Community is a tight knit group of talented writers, illustrators, publishers, and industry gurus, alike. When one person is successful it isn’t difficult to celebrate that success as if it were our own. Many times, we here at The Writing Barn aren’t just friends with the writers we meet and teach, but …

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May 05

The Great Greene Heist Challenge

The Writing Barn, owned by author Bethany Hegedus, believes in diverse books. We buy them. We teach with them. We invite diverse writers to speak and teach on craft topics that affect all writers and showcase diverse talents as the talents they are. We would be honored to offer a weekend, 3 day/2 night writing retreat for two …

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Jun 02

Writing Barn Rave from National Book Award Finalist Sara Zara, on Teaching at The Writing Barn

A Writing Barn rave from National Book Award finalist, Sara Zarr about her time teaching with us here at The Writing Barn: “‘A writer I like, Frederick Buechner, says that a personal calling is “where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.’ Most writers I know deeply hunger for a beautiful space and …

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May 15

What My Last Book Taught Me Wednesday with Janet Fox, author of Sirens

Launching our What My Last Book Taught Me Wednesday blog series is the lovely and talented Janet Fox. Janet stayed with us at The Writing Barn this past January when she was on her Texas book tour for her roaring 20’s novel, Sirens. (To read about Janet’s writing retreat time with us, go here.) We …

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Sep 18

Take Off and Write: Planning a Weekend Retreat For Your Writing Group

As you know, we at The Writing Barn are all about making time for your writing in a wonderful, calming, creative space. That’s why, we’re offering a 20% discount for a September weekend booking. Up to four can sleep in the Writing Barn, and another seven in the Cabin on the property. And it’s easy …

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Sep 06

Organizational Tips for Your Writing Retreat

Although The Writing Barn is the perfect place for a fairy tale wedding or party, it was conceived as a place to celebrate books. Owner and author Bethany Hegedus knows what’s needed for a good writing space and created the Barn with her wishes in mind, transforming it into the perfect place to rest, rejuvenate and …

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May 31

My Writing Barn Retreat by Saundra Goldman

Writer and teacher Saundra Goldman recently had a personal writing retreat at The Writing Barn and sent us this wonderful guest post about her experience. Thank you, Saundra. We look forward to having you back. When I visited The Writing Barn for the first time last December, I was immediately overcome with jealousy. Bethany Hegedus …

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