Frederick, Maryland Workshop
Master Skills and Elements
Saturday, April 6 - Friday, April 12
**ONLY 3 SPOTS LEFT!!!
Craft your Novel with Gary Schmidt and Kathy Erskine
Special Guests: Patricia Lee Gauch and Rick Margolis
Join Award-Winning authors Gary Schmidt and Kathy Erskine for a six-day, rustic writing retreat that explores plot, characters, setting and more. Former Philomel VP and award-winning editor, Patricia Lee Gauch, and literary agent and former executive editor of School Library Journal, Rick Margolis, will join us mid-week.
At night, writers will bunk-up, camp-style, in two rustic cottages. Savor the country setting of this cozy retreat center complete with: leisurely walks, an herb garden, and a former dairy barn.
Adventures while writing
Take a break from writing and participate in an unique activity: tea and honey tastings, tincture and salve classes, mindfulness, yoga and more.
Join us for dinner in lovely, historic, Frederick, MD, where the Blue Ridge Mountains meet the Piedmont area.
Writers will stay in two houses. Each house has multiple bedrooms, bathrooms and a complete kitchen.