Still Writing: The Pleasures and Perils of a Creative Life
Dani Shapiro is the best-selling author of the memoirs Devotion and Slow Motion, and five novels, including Black & White and Family History. Her work has appeared in the New Yorker, Granta, Elle, Vogue, the…
Full Bio & Programs
Resistance, courage, persistence, patience, coping with the inner censor (that whispering voice telling you that you can’t write)—these are all part of the writer’s life. Address these issues in a weekend with Dani Shapiro, a gifted and experienced teacher and best-selling author of seven books, including the memoirs Devotion and Slow Motion.
In this interactive workshop, we delve into the roadblocks that stop us from finding our stories and telling them. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned professional, a writer of memoir or fiction, you’ll find a renewed sense of commitment to your creative self in this inspiring and thoughtful program.
Note Bring a notebook and pen.
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
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Choice of Accommodations
Rates below reflect total housing costs for all program nights.
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $256 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $392 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More