A journal of Writer's Retreats

Enjoy my journal of women's writing retreats and reflections from your Memoir Coach

Corfu Writing Retreat

The Craft of Writing

As a writer I will always work on my craft.  I will write and sometimes edit immediately.  Other times I will write and let it sit for awhile.  Sometimes what

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Corfu Writing Retreat

Fear Factor…

Remember that show Fear Factor?  The premise, as I faintly recall, was that you were put in situations such as being with snakes, spiders or having to eat gross things. 

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Corfu Writing Retreat

Friendships and Memoirs…

This year I formed a book club specifically geared towards Memoir.  One of my friends, Ginni always reads the best memoirs, so I asked her if she would help lead this

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Corfu Writing Retreat

Go for it!!

If you are like me, if you think about something too much you may talk yourself out of it…I try to live my life much like this little dog pictured. 

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Corfu Writing Retreat

When opposites attract…

The picture to the left is of my great-grandparents.  I unfortunately never had the opportunity to know them as they passed away before I was born.  Even though I never

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Corfu Writing Retreat

Why I write…

Writing for me is a passion.  I write each day, whether it is something in my journal or on the computer.  I realized the other day that I write because

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Brotherhood…

What is it that makes you smile?  When I look through my pictures I am struck by how very blessed I am.  This picture is one of those that makes

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Corfu Writing Retreat

Maggie Oh Maggie…

When I first moved to the desert three years ago, one of the first articles I read in the newspaper was from Maggie Downs.  I immediately loved her writing.  Reading

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