Writing Retreat

All I had to worry about today was brushing my teeth

Writing in the New Forest
It’s getting exciting – only a month to go until our first U.K. Writing Retreat in the beautiful New Forest.

I’m really looking forward to spending time with our authors and making sure they have everything they need to get on with writing their books. By that I don’t mean just […]

By |May 21st, 2018|New Forest, Retreats, writing coach, Writing Retreat|0 Comments

Five reasons to choose Backwell House as a venue for your retreat

This summer I was invited to spend an evening at Backwell House boutique hotel near Bristol with the Bristol Bloggers group.  I was keen to visit this nine-bedroom country house hotel, featured in the magazine Great British and Irish hotels 2017-18, as clients ask me to recommend retreat venues. My first impression, after spotting Backwell […]

By |August 31st, 2017|Boutique hotels, Retreats, Venues, Writing Retreat|3 Comments

The problem of running a retreat

We have recently returned form the Writing Retreat in South West Spain with book mentor, Karen Williams from Librotas.

We had a wonderful time with our clients. We added a new walk to our morning routine and celebrated a special birthday over dinner, cava and a surprise birthday cake made by the amazing Angelica who’ll I’ll […]

By |October 13th, 2016|Retreats, Spain, Writing Retreat|0 Comments

So, what does a Friday afternoon on a retreat look like?

Relaxing? Energising? Productive?

The sky is clear, the pool is inviting and the air is warm.

A client sits in the sunshine. She is working on her book with the help of Karen Williams and Sheryl Andrews. They are planning and mapping out the structure.

Another client takes inspiration from the scenery. She is sitting on a […]

By |September 23rd, 2016|Retreats, Spain, Writing Retreat|2 Comments