Writing Retreat with special guest, CLINT KELLY!! Sign up today to secure your spot at this incredible opportunity to write, learn and laugh with one of Seattle's most respected writers, in one of Seattle's most beautiful locations.
CLINT KELLY: is a 32-year veteran freelancer who has published 10 novels and hundreds of magazine articles. He is also author of Carly Patterson: Be Strong, the authorized autobiography of the All-Around Olympic gold medal gymnast. For 25 years, his day job has been communications specialist for Seattle Pacific University. Clint has spoken at writers conferences from Oregon to Maryland and is program coordinator of the Northwest Christian Writers Renewal. He and his lovely bride, Cheryll, have four adult children, five grandchildren, and a mortgage that will not go away.
Get away on your own writing retreat without having to leave town. This writing weekend retreat is set in the beautiful location of Serenity House, a roomy, peaceful home in Edmonds with room for several overnight accomodations on a first-come, first-serve basis. This home has an indoor pool and sauna, a game room for fun and play and many beautiful nooks to tuck away to write. If you can't stay over night, you are welcome to come to both days anyway! Don't let anything stop you!
6:00 pm potluck dinner and folks staying over, critique groups meeting, relaxation, writing.
8:30 breakfast (catered)
10:00 to 11:30 Clint’s first session: Energizing Your Craft: Writing and Motivational Tools
11:30 to 12:30 lunch (catered)
12:30 to 2:30 Clint’s second session: How to Partner with an Editor
2:30 to 6:00 PM Writing free time
6:00 PM Optional dinner (catered - please RSVP)
7:00-10:00 pm FUN in the pool and game room. (or more writing)
(Overnight available Saturday as well but there is nothing planned for Sunday) NOTE: Overnight accomodations are full.