“writing the long view: landscape as person, person as landscape” Writing Retreat

August 16, 17, 18, 2019

GR Ranch, Post, Oregon

Writers reading during a workshop at a previous GR Ranch retreat.

Writers reading during a workshop at a previous GR Ranch retreat.

A weekend writing intensive at the beautiful GR ranch, Post, Oregon that will return established and emerging writers to the page with renewed commitment and inspiration. special focus will be on incorporating place and landscape in your writing.

Just added! University of Oregon archaeologist Dennis Jenkins will give a presentation about Paisley Man and the archaeology of southeastern Oregon on Saturday night.

Friday, August 16
Check-in: 4:30-5:00 p.m.
Evening reception, dinner and welcome reading at log house: 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 17
Continental breakfast in cabins
Workshops at Writing Ranch General Store: 9:00-11:45 a.m.
Lunch: Noon
Activities and/or Writing Time: 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Afternoon workshop: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Dinner at main house with presentation by Dennis Jenkins: 5:45 p.m.
Sunday, August 18
Communal breakfast at Trading Post: 9:00 a.m.
Final readings and goal setting: 10:00 a.m.
Sack lunch for the road and departure: 11:00 a.m.

Weekend limited to 10 participants to ensure a quality experience.

Cost: $600 per person, which includes:
Rustic lodging and excellent meals
Five hours of workshops
Supplementary materials and handouts
Walking and running trails
Evening guest presenter

Post, Oregon is 1.5 hours from Bend and 3 hours from Portland, Oregon.


writing down the baja 2020

Todos santos, BCS, mexico

January 26 - February 2, 2020

Pool at Serendipity B&B, Todos Santos

Pool at Serendipity B&B, Todos Santos

Mark your calendar now for “Writing Down the Baja 2020.” This year’s retreat sold out so don’t miss your chance to enroll later this year. Stay tuned for details!

“The Story You Came To Tell”

May 2020

Bergerac, France

More details soon!