One-Day Writing Retreats in 2020

One-Day Writing Retreat

Spend a day in Carlsbad, CA, a beautiful beach town only 1.5 hrs south of Los Angeles, generating new writings in our One-Day Writing Retreat.

  • Generate new material via creative and educational writing prompts.
  • Make new writing friends.
  • Get personal attention – limited to 8 attendees.
  • Leave with new vignettes, stories, or poems!
  • Get answers to writing-related questions from a professional writing coach who specializes in helping writers finish their first drafts.

Who Can Join?

This one-day writing retreat welcomes anyone interested in creative writing. This workshop is perfect for aspiring fiction writers, memoir or essay writers, and poets. 

Location

This one-day writing retreat takes place at a private residence in Carlsbad, CA. If you are coming from out of town, you can book a nearby hotel for a night or just come down for the day (see the link, below for recommendations).


What to Bring

  • A pen and notebook
  • A sack lunch – We will break for an hour for lunch, so bring a lunch or you can explore one of the many local restaurants. 
  • Your passion for writing
  • No laptops, please

Add-Ons

Coaching Session Add-On

  • Get a 60-minute coaching session and feedback on up to 15 pages
  • Use whenever you’d like in 2020, does not have to be used during the retreat.
  • $225 value

B&B Add-On

For one person, on a first-come-first-served basis, you can stay here with me in my spare room for either the night before or the night after the retreat. I’ll even throw in a homemade breakfast!  Email lawritersgroup@gmail.com for details. 


Local Information

To find out what’s happening nearby or to find hotels, visit: https://visitcarlsbad.com/events/. Carlsbad offers a variety of hotels and rates. Carlsbad also has easy train access to many locations in San Diego, including Downtown San Diego. 

Workshop Location Type Instructor Date Start Time Length Cost Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sun 02/23/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sat 03/28/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sat 04/25/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sat 05/23/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sat 06/27/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sat 07/25/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sat 08/22/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sat 09/19/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here
One-Day Writing Retreat Carlsbad, CA
(North County San Diego)
Day Retreat Nicole Criona Sat 10/17/2020 10:00 am 6 hrs $97 Register Here

For more information on all our coaching programs and creative writing workshops in Los Angeles, San Diego, and online, visit https://www.lawritersgroup.com