The 2017 retreat is currently full, but if you'd like to be put on a waiting list, please email retreat coordinator Marianne Rice.

May 19-20, 2017
Embassy Suites, Portland, ME

Our intimate writing retreat attracts writers at various stages in their writing career from novice to the multi-published. Registration includes an open bar and dinner on Friday night, an amazing hotel breakfast on Saturday as well as a light lunch. And as always, you're guaranteed to leave with a few new writing tips tucked under your belt, new friends, and memories to last a lifetime. 
Check-in opens at 2:00 and workshops begin at 4:00 on Friday, ending at 4:00 on Saturday.

Guest Speakers:

Barbara Wallace  “Developing Three-Dimensional Characters”

Liberty Blake “An Introvert’s Guide to Socializing”

Melissa Schroeder  “Planning a Successful Series”
Terri Reed   “Layers Aren’t Just For Cakes”

Susan Carlisle “You CAN Promote Your Own Book”

Step Two: Pay via Paypal or check (email for mailing information) 

Payment for 2017 Retreat

Step Three: Reserve your hotel room. Use the link below or if calling, mention the MRW retreat to receive a discounted rate. There are limited rooms available at the rate, so be sure to book soon.