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Rookwood Memoir Writing Retreat, Writing the Journey of Your Life: Focus on Place

September 25, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - September 27, 2015 @ 12:00 pm

June Rookwood Writing Retreat on Memoir

June Rookwood Writing Retreat on Memoir

Join Festival Director Jennifer Browdy, Ph.D., memoirist and professor of literature and writing, in a warm and welcoming weekend retreat for women writers at the Rookwood Inn, Lenox.

The focus of the September memoir retreat will be PLACE.  Women writers at any stage of their writing process are encouraged to join us for a detailed and nuanced exploration of the places in our lives that have meant the most to us, as experienced through the prism of memory.

The Writing the Journey of Your Life workshops provide structure and support for women memoirist in any stage of her writing journey, from working with the initial concept to fine-tuning the details and narrative arc. There will be time for individual writing, and each participant will have a chance to receive constructive feedback from the group, carefully designed to build confidence and enthusiasm.

The tuition of $425 per person includes workshop sessions from 5 – 7 p.m. on Friday, 9 – 12 and 2 – 5 on Saturday, and 10 – 12 on Sunday.  Friday evening welcome reception, Saturday and Sunday breakfast, Saturday lunch and mid afternoon snacks also included.

Rooms at the lovely inn, located in the heart of scenic Lenox, MA, are available at special discounted rates to workshop participants.  For room reservations at the Rookwood Inn, visit the Inn’s homepage or call (413) 637-9750.

Space is limited; sign up here.



September 25, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
September 27, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
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Lenox Rookwood Inn
11 Old Stockbridge Rd
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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(413) 637-9750