Retreat with Eric Witchey

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”2540″ img_size=”800×300″ alignment=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]This 5-day retreat on the Oregon Coast will include daily writing sessions, analysis of works in progress, and time for exploration and reflection.

The days will be broken into four periods:

  • Creative time to work on your projects
  • Theory and Technique Instruction
  • Guided group analysis time to support growth in understanding of deconstruction and reconstruction of works in progress
  • Free time for exploration, open discussion, or napping.

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When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 4 PM – Friday, May 10, 2019 at noon

Where: Aha Lodge in Yachats on the Oregon coast (87 miles from Eugene).


Shared Room with Twin Bed
Member $425
Nonmember $475

Private Room with Queen Bed
Member $650
Nonmember $730

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_btn title=”REGISTER FOR THE RETREAT” style=”custom” custom_background=”#9e0521″ custom_text=”#ffffff” shape=”square” size=”lg” align=”center” button_block=”true” link=”url:https%3A%2F%2Fwordcrafters.org%2Fproduct%2Fretreat-with-eric-witchey%2F|title:Retreat%20with%20Eric%20Witchey||”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The retreat is based on the Fiction Fluency courses taught by Eric Witchey, and alumni of those courses will get the most out of the programming. However, writers who want to jump in the deep end of that pool head first are also welcome. The only requirements are creativity, an open mind, a calm demeanor, and a thick skin.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”About the Accommodations” font_container=”tag:h4|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_empty_space][vc_single_image image=”2541″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Accommodations are in a private rental home. The 7-bedroom home is on 1.3 acres with ocean views and plenty of parking. The home features a full kitchen and 3.5 baths with linens, and towels provided.

Just bring your toiletries, writing materials, and your own meals, drinks, and snacks. There is a coffee pot; if you’re a coffee drinker, you might want to bring your own coffee.

This home is wheelchair accessible. Please let us know if you need any accessibility accommodations.

Please note: pets are not allowed (Service animals, of course, are welcome).[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]PLEASE NOTE: meals are not provided. The home is equipped with a full kitchen to bring your own meals. Several local restaurants are nearby. Breakfast and lunch will be on your own (though we will all eat together). Most folks participate in the volunteer-coordinated potlucks for evening meals, and we may head out to restaurants a few evenings.

Saturday evening meal arrangements will be discussed before the retreat starts. Options include pot luck, bringing your own meal, or going to a local restaurant.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]