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Read, Write, Revise & Relax!
Not your typical writers' conference
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Murphy Writing Seminars Presents
Myth, Mountain & Imagination
A Getaway for Poets & Writers in Wales
August 18-24, 2012
Get away from the grind to write and be inspired.
The dramatic mountains of Snowdonia offer a beautiful sanctuary for writing, relaxing and exploring this spectacular,
lesser known Celtic gem.
Have you resolved to make writing a priority this summer?
Push your writing to the next level with Myth, Mountain & Imagination.
The 2012 program is filled. We travel to a different destination
each summer. Sign up for our email list to find out about our future
writing retreats in the US and abroad.
Did you know?
- Wales has 641 castles, more per square mile than any other
- Wales' rich literary heritage includes connections to Dylan
Thomas, William Wordsworth, Roald Dahl and Hay-on-Wye (Known as "The
Town of Books").
- Wales was a pioneer of the "Eat Local" movement, and restaurants
are proud to use fresh, locally sourced ingredients.
- Wales has 3 million people and 11 million sheep. Bah...
Peter Murphy, whose unique assignments have helped thousands of
writers find voice and direction, will lead this Wales Getaway. He will challenge you to stretch
your imagination by exploring your personal myth to produce new poems or
prose based on life experiences, fantasies and dreams. All genres &
levels. "Early Bard" and "re-PETER" Discounts
available. Learn more
think you, Peter, are one of the best writing teachers around, certainly
the best I've ever had, the proliferation of MFA programs
notwithstanding. You create a space where writers can REALLY GROW, and
my manuscript and I are very happy to have been in it for a week."
~ Kate, New York, NY, Memoir - More
about Myth, Mountain & Imagination