Day Away Retreats

Delve into your story in this intimate 12 hour writing retreat. This day-long retreat, located in the heart of Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood, includes a comprehensive craft session, intensive one-on-one coaching sessions with Ingrid Ricks (one hour per attendee) and plenty of writing time. It also includes amazing food, drinks, and conversation with a supportive group of writers who all have a personal story they need to tell.

AGENDA

  • 8:30 to 9:00 AM: arrival time and continental breakfast
  • 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM: intentions for retreat and craft session. (Please bring the first 1,200 words from your memoir in progress. We will do a group critique during the craft session for whoever is interested.)
  • 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM: writing time and one-on-one session with Ingrid
  • 12:00 to 1:00 PM: lunch
  • 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM: writing time and one-on-one sessions with Ingrid
  • 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM: dinner, wine (or kombucha), and conversation
  • 7:30 to 9:00 PM: story sharing/celebration

Cancellation Policy: In order to receive a refund, cancellations must be made at least seven days before the retreat.

Upcoming Dates

Saturday, January 26, 2019

  • Time: 8:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Where: Sakona at Sunset Hill (Ballard, Seattle)
  • Cost: $289
  • Limited to: six writers (FULL)

Saturday, February 23, 2019

  • Time: 8:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Where: Sakona at Sunset Hill (Ballard, Seattle)
  • Cost: $289
  • Limited to: six writers (FULL)

Saturday, April 13, 2019

  • Time: 8:30 am to 9:00 pm
  • Where: Sakona at Sunset Hill (Ballard, Seattle)
  • Cost: $289
  • Limited to: six writers (three spots remaining)